Ties that Bind

Ties that Bind
Late events have shown us that we are made one people by that road, that that iron link has bound us together in such a way that we stand superior to most of the shafts of ill-fortune.
— Sir John A. Macdonald, Speech in June 1885, referring to the Canadian Pacific Railway, quoted by Pierre Berton in The Last Spike: The Great Railway, 1881 – 1885 (1971).

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