I’m not very good at thinking of writing prompts but I’ll give it a whirl. In keeping with the fact that it’s July, I’ll make it related to this month.
Imagine you’re a young man in 1776 who has just heard about the Declaration of Independence and want to take part in throwing off the yoke of British oppression. Imagine you’re leaving tomorrow to head to Philadephia from Colonial Williamsburg. What would you say to your mother? Your father? Your sweetheart? And what would you pack to take with you on your journey? How would you get there?