For a people who are free, and who mean to remain so, a well-organized and armed militia is their best security.
THERE= a place. not here - THEIR= belongs to them - THEY'RE = short for "They Are". THEN = a point in time; not now. - THAN = used to compare things. -If you tried 4 times to move forward, it was the FOURTH time you went FORTH! ---Something AFFECTS you. You have an EFFECT on something Some one can win a MEDAL made of a METAL like gold for showing his METTLE (courage) If something is LOOSE you might LOSE it. Your=belongs to "you" You're short for "you are" You file a suit in court. You wear a suit in court. You stay in a suite at the hotel. You sweat it out. Victory is sweet! If two sets of twin brothers have a gunfight, you have a Dual Duel MUTE=Silent, unable to talk. MOOT= No longer relevant or important. "A mute points out a moot point."
“One of the penalties of not participating in politics is that you will be governed by your inferiors.” – Plato