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Gettysburg Address, Abraham Lincoln, 1863

Lincoln, Abraham. "The Gettysburg Address." Consecration of the National Cemetery at Gettysburg. The Gettysburg Battlefield, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. 19 Nov. 1863. Speech.

The phrase "new birth of freedom" (lines 27-28) is conceptually parallel to

A

"Four score...created equal" (Lines 1-4).

B

"We have...might live" (Lines 8-10).

C

"The brave...or detract" (Lines 13-16).

D

"The world...did here" (Lines 17-18).

E

"It is...nobly advanced" (Lines 19-21).