The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #25650   Message #302461
Posted By: SINSULL
21-Sep-00 - 03:30 PM
Thread Name: Anyone here had to recite?
Subject: RE: Anyone here had to recite?
Me too DW.
"Lincoln is become for us the test of human worth..."and my mind went blank. I always thought that if they had let me use "has become" I could have made it through.
We had to memorize speaches form some ancient book on oration. My worst nightmare.