Listen, My Children, and You Shall Hear of the Midnight Ride of … Oh Dear!

The real hero of April 18, 1775 didn’t rhyme


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I first read “Paul Revere’s Ride” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in the 8th grade in school. I can still recite the first stanza:

Listen, my children, and you shall hear
Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere,
On the eighteenth of April, in…



Katharine Valentino
E³ — Entertain Enlighten Empower

Still trying for the words to help us do and feel good things. Owner of Free Amazon Reviews for Your Featured Book. Writer of memoirs & political/social issues.