by Sam from Grain Valley
|Abe Lincoln (http://showcase.netins.net/web/creative/lincoln/resource/freepix.htm)|
Hi my name is Sam and my hero is Abe Lincoln. He is my hero because he is a president of the United States of America and someone who freed slaves. Well I will tell you about him. He lived in a log cabin. He was born at Harden Country, Kentucky on February 12, 1809. Abe’s mom died when he was nine.
He became president on 1861 on March 4. Then on a horrifying day he saw men selling a woman so he fought for freedom from slavery and he won.
He was still president in the Civil War. Later he was shot at a play on April 15, 1865. He died at 7:22 in the morning.
He was in the Civil War. Well I am sad that Abe died but he freed slaves. That’s why he is my hero. Who is your hero?
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