Anne Brontë

(7 January 1820 – 28 May 1849 / Thornton, West Riding of Yorkshire, England)

Anne Brontë Quotes

    Song 2

    Come to the banquet -- triumph in your songs!
    Strike up the chords -- and sing of Victory!
    The oppressed have risen to redress their wrongs;
    The Tyrants are o'erthrown; the Land is free!
    The Land is free! Aye, shout it forth once more;
    Is she not red with her oppressors' gore?
    We are her champions -- shall we not rejoice?
    Are not the tyrants' broad domains our own?
    Then wherefore triumph with a faltering voice;

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