twenty thousand dead Turks surrounded the city, impaled on stakes.
Wow. For an idea of what that looked like, think of Kentucky’s Rupp Arena filled to capacity.
posted on 06/17/2013 10:14:14 AM PDT
("I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only they knew they were slaves.")
Alternatively, if the stakes were in rows and columns 10’ apart, it would cover a square roughly a quarter-mile on a side.
posted on 06/17/2013 10:27:14 AM PDT
(The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
That was a nice touch — “no, really, c’mon inside, we’ll welcome you appropriately.”
posted on 06/17/2013 3:47:33 PM PDT
(McCain or Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson