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Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.0166  Monday, 1 February 1999.

From:           M. W. McRae <
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Date:           Sat, 30 Jan 1999 10:25:38 -0800
Subject:        Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar

See <http://www.house.gov/burton>

While surfing for websites on Henry V, I came upon Representative Dan
Burton's list of favorite poems, which includes Henry's "band of
brothers" speech.  Representative Burton tells us that "King Henry V is
one of my best-loved heroes because he went up against insurmountable
odds to conquer an army far superior in numbers to his own army of men.
King Henry fought with honor and dignity, never giving up even when the
odds were stacked against him."  I feel better now.  It's good to know
that Representative Burton has been doing something productive with his
time...
 

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