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Then, in that hour of deliverance, my heart spoke. Does not such a country, and such defenders of their country, deserve
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"Then, in that hour of deliverance, my heart spoke. Does not such a country, and such defenders of their country, deserve a song?"

- Francis Scott Key

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In this quote, Francis Scott Key reflects on a moment of great relief and gratitude. He explains his heart speaking, which recommends a deep emotional reaction to the occasions unfolding before him. The use of the word "deliverance" suggests that he and his country have been saved from a hard or hazardous situation. In this minute, Key is struck by the bravery and commitment of those who have actually safeguarded their nation. He believes that such a nation and its protectors deserve appreciation and recognition, perhaps in the kind of a tune. This quote highlights Key's patriotism and appreciation for his country and its people.

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Francis Scott Key This quote is written / told by Francis Scott Key between August 1, 1779 and January 11, 1843. He was a famous Author from USA. The author also have 3 other quotes.

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