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Tone of Gettysburg Address

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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 speaker's tone in the passage as a whole can BEST be described as

A

dispassionate and clinical.

B

conciliatory and forgiving.

C

reverent and humble.

D

aloof and condescending.

E

decisive and indignant.