hi251-dis 2 - Brian Wilson Hi 251 10/2/07 I chose to do my...

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Brian Wilson Hi 251 10/2/07 I chose to do my writing this week on the letters between John and Abigail Adams. I thought this brought a truly unique perspective to an equality argument. Often times its two completely different views by two people that strongly dislike one another, but in this instance it is two people who have been married a long time. The issue in questioning was one that was very highly disregarded at the time. It was such a male dominated society that women weren’t even given an opportunity to express their opinions, and most that did were viewed as out of line. This series of three letters between John and Abigail was started by Abigail requesting her husband to remember the women when instituting a new government and the new Code of Laws. She even goes as far to say that all men would be tyrants if they could, proposing that women would add an equaling view to the situation. John’s response to her was really a slap in the face. He says he cannot help but laugh at her idea
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