Learn Your Own History, Texans….

The original Texan, Sam Houston…. had some emphatic words for the lunatics who took his proud state out of the Federal Union he fought so hard to join.   Houston’s words are forgotten now as like-minded simpletons again push Texas into the realm of irrelevance.  The original Texan opposed secession- what say you, Governor Perry?

“I beseech those whose piety will permit them reverently to petition, that they will pray for this union, and ask that He who buildeth up and pulleth down nations will, the mercy preserve and unite us. For a Nation divided against itself cannot stand.  I wish, if this Union must be dissolved, that its ruins may be the monument of my grave…”  Sam Houston 1860

“For the destruction of the union would be the destruction of all the States.”

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One response to “Learn Your Own History, Texans….

  1. Very prophetic words. Sam Houston’s death in 1860 is also very prophetic.

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