Patrick Henry's Speech During The Revolutionary War

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Patrick Henry’s Speech may have tipped the scales and started the revolutionary war. The British came into America and had troops stationed all over. The british acted like they were trying to help the British at first but it became clear of their real intentions. Fortunately not all the colonists believed that the british were for them especially after they started taxing the colonist, just to show that the had the power to. The reason that this speech is so important and remembered to this day is because Patrick Henry knows how to persuade people. Pathos was a persuasion tool that Patrick Henry used and it proves to show that it worked. “Give me liberty, or give me death”(Richmond). The Speech to the Virginia Convention was written by
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