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By Amy Ella Blanchard

in a single of the friendly, notwithstanding a little formal, eco-friendly gardens bordering New York's previous Bowery Lane, there stood someday in July, 1776, a fair-haired woman approximately fourteen years of age. It used to be approximately six o'clock, and the sunlight was once nonetheless excessive, yet from the embowered box-edged paths have been commencing to scouse borrow up the superb highly spiced odors which the night breeze stirred from the local of rose timber 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 ahead of she ran in pleasure to the gate that she may possibly, probably, realize extra comfortably what all this shouting, and gun-firing, and bell-ringing may possibly suggest. As she stood on the gate, peeping out into the line, a few one seemed upon the vine-covered porch earlier than the home, and on the name, " Katherine — Kitty, do you notice anyone or whatever? " she spoke back, " No, aunt," turning her head for a second after which peeping out again.

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