I'd like to speak with you about some important matters in private.
Okay, lead the way.
There's a very important task that I'd like you to do.
What is it?
I would like for you to write our Declaration of Independance.
Adam (left) has invited Thomas Jefferson (right) for an important matter.
I've chosen you for many reasons.
One, Virginia is the most powerful colony. Two, I'm not very popular.
Because I have read your work and your writing is phenomenal.
That is true but why me?
Subject of discussion.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
And those are...?
Reasons and Answer
I'll do it.
Four days later, on July 8, 1776, the citizens of Philadelphia were summoned to the State House Yard by the bells of the city. At noon, Colonel John Nixon publicly read the Declaration of Independence for the first time.