Never-Ending Book Quiz
What, according to Whittier, was the response to the plea: "Shoot if you must this old gray head, but spare your country's flag, she said"?
Choose the correct answer:Shoot the old lady, but spare the flag. You may fire when ready. Horsemen pass by! Who touches a hair of yon gray head dies like a dog. March on! We has met the enemy and it is old ladies. She's somebody's mother, boys, you know. Don't fire until you see the gray of her hair. It's a grand old hag with a high-flying flag.
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