The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #68626   Message #1160947
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
13-Apr-04 - 12:30 PM
Thread Name: The Alamo--Needless Martyrs
Subject: RE: The Alamo--Needless Martyrs
Whatever the actual facts, the legend is what matters - and the legend carries a message that accepting Certain Death for a Righteous Cause is a heroic thing, and the dead deserve to be revered as martyrs.

How totally unlike the way all those fanatical foreigners with their alien mentality see such things!