Hamilton Lyrics That Made Me Cry on the 4th of July.

Thanks you America for musical theatre. Happy 240th birthday! πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έβ€οΈ
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    The ship is in the harbor now see if you can spot him, another immigrant comin' up from the bottom.
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    Rise up.
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    And when our children tell our story they'll tell the story of tonight.
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    Raise a glass to freedom, something they can never take away.
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    We hold these truths to be self evident that all men are created equal. Look around, look around at how lucky we are to be alive right now.
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    We rise and we fall and we break and make our mistakes.
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    If we manage to get this right, they'll surrender by early light. The world will never be the same.
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    I know that greatness lies in you, but remember from here on in, history has its eyes on you.
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    Gotta start a new nation, gotta meet my son!
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    When you knock me down I get the fuck back up again!
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    I see George Washington smile.
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    Tens of thousands of people flood the streets, there are screams and church bells ringing.
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    We won! We won! We won! We won!
    Ok like all of Yorktown, I freaking love that song! Ugh.
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    You will come of age with our young nation. We'll bleed and fight for you. We'll make it right for you. If we lay a strong enough foundation we'll pass it on to you, we'll give the world to you and you'll blow us all away.
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    If you take your time, you will make your mark close your eyes and dream.
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    We want our leaders to save the day, but we don't get a say in what they trade away. We dream of a brand new start but we dream in the dark for the most part.
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    Everyone shall sit under their own vine and fig tree and no one shall make them afraid they'll be free in this nation we've made.
    The entirety of 'One Last Time'
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    And in the face of ignorance and resistance I wrote financial systems into existence. And when my prayers to God were met with indifference I picked up a pen I wrote my own deliverance.
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    Look at where we are look at where we started.
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    Forgiveness. Can you imagine?
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    What is a legacy? Its planting seeds in a garden you never get to see.
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    America you great unfinished symphony, you sent for me, you let me make a difference. A place where even orphan immigrants can leave their fingerprints and rise up.
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    Raise a glass to freedom.
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    She tells our story.
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    When my time is up have I done enough? Will they tell my story?