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By Amy Ella Blanchard

in a single of the friendly, notwithstanding slightly formal, eco-friendly gardens bordering New York's outdated Bowery Lane, there stood in the future in July, 1776, a fair-haired lady approximately fourteen years of age. It used to be approximately six o'clock, and the solar used to be nonetheless excessive, yet from the embowered box-edged paths have been starting to thieve up the high-quality highly spiced odors which the night breeze stirred from the local of rose timber or jasmine vine. It used to be 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 prior to she ran in pleasure to the gate that she may well, probably, notice extra with ease 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 ahead of the home, and on the name, " Katherine — Kitty, do you notice anybody or whatever? " she responded, " No, aunt," turning her head for a second after which peeping out again.

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