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Reaction to "the boys of Pointe du Hoc"

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The Boys of Pointe Du Hoc, Ronald Reagan, 1984

Reagan, Ronald. "The Boys of Pointe Du Hoc." 40th Anniversary of D-day. U.S. Ranger Monument at Pointe Du Hoc, France. 6 June 1984. Historyplace.com. Web. 26 Apr. 2016.

The phrase “the boys of Pointe du Hoc” (line 40) is meant to evoke which of the following responses from the audience?

A

A dispassionate reponse.

B

A sympathetic reponse.

C

An analytical reponse.

D

An indignant reponse.

E

A guilt-ridden reponse.