“Occasioned by General Washington’s Arrival in Philadelphia”

By |2017-09-06T15:43:05-05:00September 3rd, 2017|Categories: American Founding, George Washington, Poetry|

“Occasioned by General Washington’s Arrival in Philadelphia, On the Way to his Residence in Virginia” The great, unequal conflict past, The Briton banish’d from our shore, Peace, heav’n-descended, comes at last, And hostile nations rage no more; From fields of death the weary swain Returning, seeks his native plain. […]