Thank you so much Sam, I appreciate your comments. This piece, was quite a struggle to spill (I’ve actually just amended it and added notes on the reasons for the Proclamation, also added some information about the 13th Amendment and the crazy clause within it, as well as stated in my conclusion the Confederacy motivation for war… whew!). I tussled with it trying to grasp the difference between freedom and liberty and trying to get that across, I hope I managed to add some clarity and context to these two things that people (myself included) tend to use interchangeably as one and the same. Think I need to lie down now. Lol

Hey there I'm D. Writer/Poet/Mother - I know a little Tai Chi, but my Kung Fu is weak - beautifully flawed

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