He sat down to review his decision. “It makes perfect sense…,” he thought to himself.
Over the past two years, the state of Michigan had fortified its military, taken every step to save money , and lowered tax rates, all without Washington DC finding out. And on July 22nd, 2119, the state of Michigan withdrew from the Union to become its own country and to escape America’s bankruptcy, taxes, and problems. Expecting attack, the state had created a military, but none came. When governor Luke Davenson announced this, the entire room went silent, and President Ravina, the fourth female president of the country, shook her head in disbelief and said “Governor Davenson, you have provided the spark, that if left unattended will destroy the, now 52, United States of America.” And he knew it was true.
More to come.
And yes, that quote is from The Hunger Games, or Catching Fire, I forgot which one, but its my favorite quote EVER.