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By Amy Ella Blanchard

in a single of the friendly, although a little bit formal, eco-friendly gardens bordering New York's outdated Bowery Lane, there stood someday in July, 1776, a fair-haired lady approximately fourteen years of age. It used to be approximately six o'clock, and the solar was once nonetheless excessive, yet from the embowered box-edged paths have been commencing to thieve up the nice highly spiced odors which the night breeze stirred from the local of rose trees or jasmine vine. It was once so quiet and peaceable a place that Katherine De Witt, even within the intentness of her hearing strange sounds, which simply now reached her from town, sighed in content material prior to she ran in pleasure to the gate that she may perhaps, maybe, realize extra quite simply what all this shouting, and gun-firing, and bell-ringing might suggest. As she stood on the gate, peeping out into the line, a few one seemed upon the vine-covered porch sooner than the home, and on the name, " Katherine — Kitty, do you spot anyone or whatever? " she responded, " No, aunt," turning her head for a second after which peeping out again.

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