Month: February 2017

  • The Shot Heard Round the World

    Concord Hymn by Ralph Waldo Emerson Sung at the Completion of the Battle Monument, July 4, 1837 By the rude bridge that arched the flood,   Their flag to April’s breeze unfurled, Here once the embattled farmers stood,   And fired the shot heard round the world. The foe long since in silence slept;   Alike the conqueror […]