A Conversation for Benjamin Lay, Quaker and Abolitionist

No Subject

Post 1

pailaway - (an utterly gratuitous link in the evolutionary chain)

"...and there was a Quaker meeting nearby he could torment" smiley - laugh

very good smiley - ok

I was not aware of this man - but I do recall reading about this Benezet that you mention, a postdecessor of his, who said something like "when people speak of freedom, they mean their own and they seldom allow their thoughts to stray to that of other's"

No Subject

Post 2

Dmitri Gheorgheni - Freshly Vaccinated

Oh, that's a good quote. smiley - smiley Thank you.

I ran across these folks while writing a history lesson, and I felt that Lay needed a little more publicity. smiley - winkeye

Key: Complain about this post

More Conversations for Benjamin Lay, Quaker and Abolitionist

Write an Entry

"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy is a wholly remarkable book. It has been compiled and recompiled many times and under many different editorships. It contains contributions from countless numbers of travellers and researchers."

Write an entry
Read more