Songs & Ballads Of the American Revolution

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AMERICAN TAXATION.
We are their bold descendants,
For liberty we'll fight,3 The claim to independence
We challenge as our right; 'Tis what kind Heaven gave us,
Who can it take away. 0, Heaven, sure will save us,
In North America.
We never will knock under,
O, George ! we do not fear The rattling of your thunder,
Nor lightning of your spear: Though rebels you declare us,
We're strangers to dismay; Therefore you cannot scare us
In North America.
To what you have commanded We never will consent,
Although your troops are landed Upon our continent;






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