When the American Spirit was in its youth,… the language of America was different; liberty, sir, was then the primary object. –Patrick Henry, 1788 [From a speech made on June 5, 1788, in the Virginia Convention, called to ratify the Constitution of the United States.] (Source: http://www.lexrex.com/enlightened/writings/liberty_empire.htm ) emphasis added. Here’s to remembering and celebrating a meaningful Independence Day in the Spirit of 1776 and 1789! By admin|2019-05-11T16:12:22-04:00July 4th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: richmond tea party, Syndicated Posts|Comments Off on When the American Spirit was in its youth,… Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInTumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: admin Related Posts A Wicked Something in our Election Outcome Gallery A Wicked Something in our Election Outcome VATP Gallery VATP Us and Them Gallery Us and Them Emerge, Engage, Erupt & Endure! Gallery Emerge, Engage, Erupt & Endure! Make it your Cup of Tea! Gallery Make it your Cup of Tea!