"Historical Bytes - Colonial Writings From the Quill of a Patriot Daughter"
Tuesday, August 25, 2009
On This Day In History - August 25, 1776
John Adams, like Abigail, had a recorded observation:
"If we survive this year. We will have more soldiers. We shall be better armed. We shall have a greater force at sea. We shall have more trade. Our artillery will be greatly increased, our Officers will have more experience, and our Soldiers more discipline, our Politicians, more courage and confidence and our Enemies less hope...."