By John Bigelow,Leonard Biedermann
"A fellow by no means relatively appreciates freedom till it's taken clear of him. it really is no doubt the main priceless factor we now have. what number, time and again due to the fact my liberation have I given thank you for the nice privilege of being an American." John Allen Bigelow, in his first letter domestic after the tip of global warfare II.
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