Lincoln was the 16th
President of the United States of America. He is considered the
president. Lincoln was a friend of the downtrodden and lover of
Lincoln was a child of poor parents. He was the emancipator of slaves.
opinion, the slaves were the victims of an ailing institution of
was Lincoln's mission to free the black men from the slavery of the
the white men form the slavery of the soul.
Lincoln was born
in 1809 in a
poor and uneducated family at Kentucky in the USA. His early life was
hardships. He could not study much for lack of means. He became a store
and later studied law. Then he started legal practice. He had decided
would use his talents for the good of the masses. He had been in
positions like field hand, storekeeper, wood chopper, butcher boy,
surveyor and lastly the highest political position of the country, i.e,
lost the woman he loved and married the woman, who was more interested
fame than in his happiness. In business, he failed and was defeated
when he ran
for the United States senate. But he had learnt to deal with his sorrow
brave man. There is an interesting anecode about him. A farmer's wife
a fun of him for his laziness, "What's going to become of you, Abe?"
He answered, "Me? I'm going to be the president of the United
States?" Of course, this comment was made in a light mood, but it