National Poetry Month: Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight by Vachel Lindsay
Quote: “America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.” – Abraham Lincoln
Song: “Ruination Day (Part 1)” and “Ruination Day (Part 2)” by Gillian Welch
Place: Ford’s Theater, Washington, DC
History: On April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth at Ford’s Theater in Washington, DC.
Animal: Baby goat