Celebrate Our Independence

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Happy 4th of July!

America is a great country that has been blessed by so many who have served her throughout history. I hope you take a chance today to read up on our Founding Fathers. Talk about an amazing group of people! Look at Jonathan Dayton, he was the youngest delegate to the Constitutional Convention... at only 26! One year older than I am now; holy cow!

In a letter to his wife, Abigail, dated July 3, 1776 (one day after the initial Declaration of Independence was adopted by the Second Continental Congress, of which he was a delegate to), John Adams wrote:

You can see his handwritten letter to Abigail here.

How amazing is the founding of our nation? I am so lucky to have been born in the greatest country on Earth!

Celebrate, show your pride, and be safe today!


1 comment:

  1. thats pretty fun! Great post... happy holidays!
    Emily @nap-timecreations.com

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