Scotland’s Independence

William Wallace

William Wallace

William Wallace is born
Edward; England’s new King
each would become bitter enemies,
in Wallace’s bid for freedom.

William Wallace, martyr and patriot
sacrificed his life for Scotland,
his bid for Scotland’s freedom
being the catalyst; for war.

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America’s Martyr: Abraham Lincoln

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President Abraham Lincoln
brought an end to slavery,
Confederate forces surrendered
ending American Civil War.

President Abraham Lincoln
assassinated by confederate;
John Wilkes Booth
in the April of 1865.

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John Wilkes Booth

A nation stunned and shocked
Booth became most hunted man,
with nowhere to run or hide
was caught and shot by Union forces.

(Image) President Abraham Lincoln: You Tube
(Image) John Wilkes Booth: Wikipedia