Posted by: Ed Darrell | October 29, 2013

On this day in 1941: October 29, Winston Churchill visited his old school

And gave a stirring speech for the ages.

Borrowing with permission from Millard Fillmore’s Bathtub:

 Churchill speaking at the Albert Hall in London, 1944, at an American Thanksgiving Celebration.  Churchill Centre image

Churchill speaking at the Albert Hall in London, 1944, at an American Thanksgiving Celebration. Churchill Centre image

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never — in nothing, great or small, large or petty — never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense!

Winston S. Churchill, address to the boys of Harrow School, October 29, 1941.

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This is much an encore post, from 2007, with material added.

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