Ben Franklin: I've been a patient man and i don't mean to be rude, but given the circumstances...
Count de Vergates: At least stay and finish your pastries.
Ben Franklin: I'm sorry, but suddenly I feel in the mood for some English tea. Au Revoir.
Moses Michael Hays challenged the Rhode Island Loyalty Oath because he was required to sign it since he was Jewish.
HISTORICAL CONTENT: News of the American victory at Saratoga helps pave the way for Ben Franklin to negotiate a treaty with France. The treaty obligates the French to help fight the Revolutionary War (2/6/78). Finally, Ben feels that America has a real chance to win the war.