Patrick henry speech

Updated: 8/18/2021
Patrick henry speech

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  • The question before the house is one of awful moment to this country. For my own part, i consider it as nothing less than a question of freedom or slavery
  • Mr. president it is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. but is this part of a wise men, engaged in a great struggle of liberty? Are we disposed to be of the number of those who, having eyes, see not,and having ears , hear not, the things whcih so nearly concerm their salvation.
  • i am willing to know the whole truth; to know the worst, and to provide for it.
  • Its a bad time in their country he doesnt know if he should talk about his opinions. Patrick Henry is showing pathos because he is showing sympathy for their country.
  • is it that insidious smile with which our petition has been lately received trust it not sir suffered not yourselfs to be betrayed with a kiss.
  • shall we try argument sir, we have been trying that for the last 10 years . sir we have done everything that could be done to avert the storm
  • it’s showing how patrick henry explaining to the President how there need to be a change. this includes pathos because he is worried for their salvation and needs of the country.
  • he’s prepared to face the truth and be able to help and provide as much as he can for it. for the sake of his people and his country.
  • if we wish to be free, we must fight i repeat sir we must fight
  • it shows how easily they were betrayed by someone they thought they could trust. this shows pathos by the way he explains they were betrayed with a kiss.
  • it shows how arguments and being peaceful never worked out and that there has to be a different solution this shows logos because it provides evidence that nothing has seemed to work.
  • the next best option is to fight for whats right and what we believe in this shows pathos because is there fighting for their country and what they believe in.