How To Quit Valley Forge

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Valley Forge: Would You Have Quit? In the winter of 1777 and 1778, George Washington commanded several thousand patriot soldiers to spend the winter at Valley Forge, 18 miles outside of Philadelphia. It was not an easy time for the soldiers. The huts they built were cold and crowded. I can not be in the cold a long time before I want to go inside to get warm.. They were hungry, and everyone hates being hungry. And they were sick, I have the weakest stomach in the world. I would have quit. First, the huts were cold! “It was the week before Christmas 1777. The first job of the men was to build log huts. Each hut was 16’ by 14’ with a door at one end, a stick and clay fireplace at the other, and no windows. Each hut slept twelve men. There were
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