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"No matter how long it may take us"

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Presidential Address Following Pearl Harbor Attacks, Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano. "A Date Which Will Live in Infamy: FDR Asks for a Declaration of War." 8 Dec. 1941. Historymatters.gmu.edu. Web. 08 Sept. 2016.

Lines 31-32 most nearly suggest that

A

the speaker imagines that the war will be brief and victorious.

B

the speaker implies that he has a plan for victory that is unbeatable.

C

the speaker will take any steps necessary to ensure victory.

D

the speaker is mocking the abilities of the Japanese Empire.

E

the speaker is reminding the audience that to expect absolute victory is foolhardy.