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" I long to hear that you have declared an independency. And, by the way, in the new code of laws 1 Samuel Quincy. which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make, I desire you would remember the ladies and be more generous and favorable to them than... "
Selections from American Authors: A Reading Book for School and Home ... - Page 83
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Fight Like a Girl: How to Be a Fearless Feminist

Megan Seely - 2007 - 288 pages
...Independence, Abigail Adams wrote to her husband to: Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited...Remember, all men would be tyrants if they could. . . . Emancipating all nations, you insist upon retaining absolute power over Wives. ... If particular...
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We Hold These Truths

Randall Norman Desoto - 2007 - 262 pages
...".../ long to hear that you have declared an independancy —and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make...would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands,...
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The Intellectual Devotional: American History: Revive Your Mind, Complete ...

David S. Kidder, Noah D. Oppenheim - 2007 - 377 pages
...Philadelphia, Abigail went on to lambaste her husband and men in general: By the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make...would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands....
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American Cultures: Readings in Social and Cultural History

Al Smith - 2007 - 462 pages
...... I long to hear that you have declared an independancy—and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make...would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands....
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American Cultures: Readings in Social and Cultural History

Al Smith - 2007 - 462 pages
...... I long to hear that you have declared an independancy — and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make...would Remember the Ladies, and be more generous and favourable to them than your ancestors. Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the Husbands....
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The Quotable Bitch: Women Who Tell It Like It Really Is

...WOITI6n and, nine times out often, l'll show you a littls man. — Julie Burchill, British journalist Do not put such unlimited power Into the hands of...husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could. —Abigail Adams, US first lady Men know everything — all of them — all the time — no matter...
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Women Know Everything!: 3,241 Quips, Quotes, & Brilliant Remarks

Karen Weekes - 2007 - 480 pages
...afraid of if you've stockpiled lots of dried fruit. -URSULA K. LE GUIN (1929-) • AMERICAN WRITER POWER Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of...husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could. -ABIGAIL ADAMS (1744-1818) • FIRST LADY OF THE UNITED STATES • Beware of trying to accomplish anything...
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Revolutionary Backlash: Women and Politics in the Early American Republic

Rosemarie Zagarri - 2007 - 233 pages
...code of laws for the nation. "Be more generous & favourable to [women] than your ancestors," she said. "Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of...Remember all Men would be tyrants if they could." John responded with a combination of patronizing condescension and weak humor. "As to your extraordinary...
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Keywords for American Cultural Studies

Bruce Burgett, Glenn Hendler - 2007 - 288 pages
..."Remember the Ladies," wrote Abigail Adams (1776) to her husband, "Do not put such unlimited power in the hands of the Husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could." Analogies between marriage and other forms of political inequality continued in the abolitionist era...
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The Little Giant Book of American Presidents

Glen Vecchione - 2007 - 352 pages
...up for women's rights. In one of her many letters to her husband when he was in Congress, she wrote: "Remember the ladies, and be more generous and favorable to them than your ancestors. ..If particular care is not paid to the ladies, we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not...
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