Hear the Words

"Declaration independence" by John Trumbull - US Capitol. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Declaration_independence.jpg#/media/File:Declaration_independence.jpg

“Declaration independence” by John Trumbull – US Capitol. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Declaration_independence.jpg#/media/File:Declaration_independence.jpg

Listen.

Hear the words that explain. Hear the words that tell us the government’s job is serve, to have compassion for all its citizens. Hear the words that state “that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.” That government, which derives its powers “from the consent of the governed,” is a direct reflection of its citizens and “holds these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal” and their rights include “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.”

It’s all there, but more than read the words, we must listen…

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About Ontyre Passages

Alive and well in the Rocky Mountains. I'm a fantasy writer who also dabbles in poetry, short stories, and map making. My Ontyre tales are an alternative fantasy experience, the stories rich in mystery, adventure, and romance. Alternative fantasy? Not quite steampunk. Not quite gothic. In truth, the real magic is in those who discover what's within.
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