A Great Hazard: the Coming of Civil War
I have often thought and said, that it must be some great extremity that would recover and rectify this State; and when that extremity did come, it would be a great hazard whether it might prove a Remedy or Ruin. We are now, Mr Speaker, upon that vertical turning point, and therefore it is no time to palliate, to foment our own undoing.1
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