Never-Ending Book Quiz
Patrick Henry’s speech is fraught with metaphorical resonances. Which is one he uses in this "Speech to the Virginia Convention"?
Choose the correct answer:a) “My feet are bound to the lamp of experience; this is the lamp that guides me.” b) “We are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren, till she transforms us into beasts.” c) “We are all swimming across this sea of grief, our floaties struggling vainly to keep us afloat.” d) “Time is a thief, and it steals from us Patriots like King George steals from our colonies.”
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