The date was March 23, 1775, when the words, “Give me Liberty or Give Me Death” were proclaimed by John Patrick Henry. Today, it symbolizes hypocrisy, I mean democracy. Back in 1770’s most men were declared equal and women – not so much.
Free at last, free at last, thank God almighty for Ronald Regan’s no-fault divorce legislation, you’re free whether you wanted to be or not Mrs No More.
I’m going with Janis Joplin – “freedom’s just another word for nothing left to lose.”
But fear not, there is always someone willing to take away your freedom in the name of love. Just remember nothing is free unless you give it away.
Start with lay-a-way.