Patrick Henry's Speech
Updated: 11/7/2018
Patrick Henry's Speech
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  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • "I must speak forth my sentiments freely"
  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • Julius Caesar getting killed (past)
  • "I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience."
  • *Possible future*
  • He [Patrick Henry] arose with an "unearthly fire burning in his eye".
  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • His intention was to "speak forth my sentiments freely"
  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • "The war is actually begun! The next gale that sweeps from the North will bring to our ears the clash of resounding arms!"
  • Patrick Henry is stating that he only knows what might happen based on what has happened in the pass, and that King George might see the same fate as Julius Caesar.
  • "Liberty, or Death!"
  • He thinks that there is no need for naval fleets and whole armies and soldiers when all they are trying to do is make peace and retain their rights.
  • "Are fleets and armies necessary to a work of love and reconciliation?"
  • Henry is telling the people that the war has already begun with Britain's military using force against them and that they need to be ready to fight when they are needed to.
  • Patrick Henry finally declares that he shall have liberty, or he would rather die.
  • *Stomp*
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