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15 Great Going-to-Battle Speeches

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HENRY V
The great granddaddy of stoking-your-men-before-sending-them-off-to-certain-death speeches: the St. Crispin’s Day monologue. ”We few… we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother!” Big Willie Shakespeare did know how to turn a phrase, didn’t he?

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