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Unformatted text preview: Yet to all Americans, as the leader of a proud and free people, I address this question: has there been a greater test of national commitment to the ideals you hold clear than that my peopie have gone through? You have spent many lives and much treasure to bring freedom to many lands that were reluctant to receive it. And here you have a people who won it by themselves and need only the help to preserve it. Three years ago, I said thank you, America, for the haven from oppression, and the home you gave Ninoy, myself and our children, and for the three happiest years of our lives together. Today, I say, join us America, as we build a new home for democraq, another haven for the oppressed, so it may stand as a shining testament of our two nation’s commitment to freedom.” Qllestions: 1. What can you say about this line in the Speech of Corazon Aquino: ”Three years ago, I left America in grief to bury my husband, Ninoy Aquino. I thought I had left to levy to rest his restless dream of Philippine freedom. Today, I have returned as the president of a free people”. 2. What did Gorazon Aquino mention in her speech pertaining to the aspiration of the Filipino people? Choose a specific lines for this and give your reflection or what do you feel about these lines? ‘ ...
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  • Spring '19
  • Jane Smith
  • Ninoy Aquino

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