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By Amy Ella Blanchard

in a single of the friendly, although a bit formal, eco-friendly gardens bordering New York's previous Bowery Lane, there stood in the future in July, 1776, a fair-haired woman approximately fourteen years of age. It used to be approximately six o'clock, and the solar used to be nonetheless excessive, yet from the embowered box-edged paths have been starting to scouse borrow up the wonderful 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 the town, sighed in content material sooner than she ran in pleasure to the gate that she may possibly, might be, become aware of extra 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 ahead of the home, and on the name, " Katherine — Kitty, do you notice anybody or whatever? " she responded, " No, aunt," turning her head for a second after which peeping out again.

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