ngland was to be deprived of the Canadas, and American emissaries were already there laying plans for any expected or presupposed uprising of the people.
England, of course, could do nothing in the matter.
It was known that she was much averse to any American quarrel — in fact, feared it: and should she dare to lift a hand in defence of her possessions, a fortnight would be all-sufficient to clean out the whole British empire, east and west.
Ireland was to be made a republic, with Thomas Francis Meagher as president.
England was also to be revolutionized, and Brown, Williams, or Jones, placed in the presidential chair.
France was next on the list; Louis Napoleon was to be deposed, and the country partitioned.
If Ledru Rollin or Louis Blanc were unwilling to take charge of affairs, the empire should be offered as a gift to their particular friend, the Emperor of Russia, as a token of commiseration for the injustice done him by the Western Powers.
All the petty German kings and pr