The construction of Lincoln
's Cabinet is enough to open the eyes of the most credulous.
Not a member of the Conservative Union party in it!
Chash, the ferocious political brigand, whose blunder bus is pointed at the heart of the South
, divides in the Inaugural the honors with Seward
, the midnight assassin.
Both are in the Cabinet
, and all have been unanimously confirmed, except the two Republicans who happened to be born in slave States, a crime unpardonable in the eyes of a portion of the Senate.
And still we have the syren cry of peace, peace, while already the clanking of our chains comes on every Northern breeze.