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Pericles Funeral Oration Analysis

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Both speeches were more so similar than different. The authors gave inspiration to their people while also commemorating the fallen soldiers. Lincolns Gettysburg’s Speech was more motivating to the people, saying like “hey we should not let our people fall because of our own issues. We need to set aside our differences and come together.” Which makes a valid point because America had problems with other countries as is. So the fact that we are fighting each other does not make any since. Pericles Funeral Oration gives the idea to keep fighting harder for the men that were lost. He mentions reinforcement and security so you already know that they want to stand their ground. The difference between the Americans and the Athenians is that the
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