The misfortunes hardest to bear are these which never came.
Rock, as viewed from above. Long Beach, Sandy Bay. April 2012.
For today's Sunday Top Five I thought that I'd visit the subject of orations. Yes, today I tackle My Top Five Six Favourite Speeches From History!
399 BCE: The Apology of Socrates, Plato's version of the speech given by Socrates, who was defending himself against charges of corrupting the young, refusing to worship the gods, and creating new deities.
1851: Ain't I A Woman?, delivered by abolitionist Sojourner Truth at a Women's Convention in Akron, Ohio.