Comments for: Remembering patriots like Revere and Dawes

Posted April 15, 2012, at 3:53 p.m.

Listen, my children, and give a pause for the midnight ride of William Dawes. All right, so Longfellow knew he could get a better rhyme out of “hear” and “Revere,” but the result of his famous poem from “Tales of a Wayside Inn” is that Paul Revere’s fellow rider, William …

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