The Last Thing

As a lead up to our national Independence Day holiday, here is the Preamble to the Declaration of Independence. Plus, a link to the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, at the National Archives.

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

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