I am the Flag


Thanks to Anna for another great post with one of the best poems about our American Flag, Old Glory, that I’ve ever had the pleasure to read!!!

Maiden on the Midway

Old Glory

I am the flag of the United States of America.

I was born on June 14, 1777, in Philadelphia.

There the Continental Congress adopted my stars and stripes as the national flag.

My thirteen stripes alternating red and white, with a union of thirteen white stars in a field of blue, represented a new constellation, a new nation dedicated to the personal and religious liberty of mankind.

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