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" My hold of the Colonies is in the close affection which grows from common names, from kindred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection. These are ties, which, though light as air, are as strong as links of iron. "
Select British Eloquence: Embracing the Best Speeches Entire, of the Most ... - Page 290
by Chauncey Allen Goodrich - 1875 - 947 pages
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 198

1903
...dispersal. Material ties are no guarantee, as Burke long ago pointed out, for union and loyalty. ' My hold of the colonies is in the close affection...though light as air are as strong as links of ' iron.' Even if our commerce were endangered by freedom, which is far from being the case, we should remember...
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Select Speeches, Forensick and Parliamentary: With Prefatory Remarks, Volume 1

Nathaniel Chapman - Great Britain - 1808
...you essentially. For that service, for all service, whether of revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in her interest in the British constitution. My hold...equal protection. These are ties, which, though light a& air, are as strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights...
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The speeches of the hon. Thomas Erskine ... when at the Bar, on ..., Volume 3

Thomas Erskine (1st baron.) - 1810
...that ser" vice, for all service," said Mr. Burke, " whether "of revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in her " interest in the British constitution. My..." idea of their civil rights associated with your go" vernments, they will cling and grapple to you, and " no force under heaven will be of power to...
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The Speeches of the Hon. Thomas Erskine: (now Lord Erskine), when ..., Volume 3

Thomas Erskine Baron Erskine - Freedom of the press - 1810
...ser" vice, for all service," said Mr. Burke, " whether " of revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in her " interest in the British constitution. My...the colonies is in the close affection which grows *t from common names, from kindred blood, from " similar privileges, and equal protection. These **...
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The Speeches of the Hon. Thomas Erskine: (now Lord Erskine), when ..., Volume 3

Thomas Erskine Baron Erskine - Freedom of the press - 1813
...ser** vice, for all service," said Mr. Burke, " whether "of revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in her "interest in the British constitution. My hold..." idea of their civil rights associated with your go" vernment, they will cling and grapple to you, and " no force under heaven will be of power to tear...
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The American Orator: Comprising a Collection, Principally from American ...

Joshua P. Slack - Elocution - 1815 - 324 pages
...whether of revenue, trade, or empire, my trust is in her interest in the British Constitution. My hold in the colonies is in the close affection which grows...protection. These are ties, which, though light as air, are strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep the idea of their civil rights associated with...
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Specimens of Irish Eloquence: Now First Arranged and Collected, with ...

Charles Phillips - English prose literature - 1819 - 435 pages
...constitution. My hold of the colonies is m the close aifection which grows from common names, from kmdred blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection....air, are as strong as links of iron. Let the colonies ul\\;i)s keep the idea of their civil rights associated with your government ; — they will clmg and...
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Principles and Acts of the Revolution in America: Or, An Attempt to Collect ...

Hezekiah Niles - United States - 1822 - 495 pages
...or empire, my trust is in her interest in the British constitution. My hold of the colonies is ”n the close affection which grows from common names,...equal protection. These are ties which, though light a« air, are as strong as links of iron. Let the colonies always keep tt.e idea of their civil rights...
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Fourth of July Orations, Volume 1

1863
...find ready credence, it cannot be in that House of Commons, where Burke uttered those golden words: " My hold of the Colonies is in the close affection...blood, from similar privileges, and equal protection." It cannot be in that House of Peers, where Chatham, conscious that the Colonies were fighting the battle...
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The Works of Edmund Burke: With a Memoir

Edmund Burke - Great Britain - 1834
...empire, my trust is in her interest in the British constitution. My hold of the colonies is in the dose people. Whenever parliament is persuaded to assume...the corrective and oontnul of the acting powers of associāt Ы with your government ; — they will cling and grapple to you ; and no force under heaven...
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