Presidential Inaugural Speeches by KlionskyG

Question 12

Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory, stretching from every battlefield and patriot grave to every living heart and hearthstone all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the ______________ (2) of our nature.

Abraham Lincoln, 1861

better angels