AN ELEGY OCCASIONED BY THE DEATH of Major General JOSEPH WARREN, who fell fighting  in Defense of the Glorious Cause of his Country, at Charlestown, in New England on the memorable 17th day of June, 1775 O!  Every mournful Muse inspire my Verse, Fill my young Breast with more than mortal Fire, For Notes alone […]

by John Pierpoint Stand! the ground’s your own, my braves! Will ye give it up to slaves? Will ye look for greener graves? Hope ye mercy still? What’s the mercy despots feel? Hear it in that battle-peal! Read it on yon bristling steel. Ask it,–ye who will. Fear ye foes who kill for hire? Will […]