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The midnight ride of Paul Revere happened a long time ago. At that time, America was ruled by the king of Great Britain. There were thousands of British soldiers in Boston. The king sent them there to make the people obey his laws. But his laws were unjust. These soldiers guarded the streets of the town. They would not let anyone come in or go out without their permission.
The people did not like this. They said, "We have a right to be free men. Yet, the king treats u...