Friday, March 28, 2014

Quote of the Day


The day you make a soldier of them is the beginning of the end of the Revolution  And if slaves seem good soldiers, then our whole theory of slavery is wrong. ~ BGen Howell Cobb, CSA

2 comments:

magpiestitcher said...

Actually, I was quite surprised to learn that a statistically-significant number of blacks DID fight for the Confederacy . . . better the devil you know than the one you don't, maybe?

Shay said...

It's a puzzling phenomenon -- kind of like gay Republicans.