The phrase comes from a toast written by General John Stark, New Hampshire's most famous soldier of the American Revolutionary War, on July 31, 1809. Poor health forced Stark to decline an invitation to an anniversary reunion of the Battle of Bennington. Instead, he sent his toast by letter:
LIVE FREE OR DIE: Death is not the worst of evils.
The Firefighter Thin Red Line Vertical Flag Tee takes its roots from the Apex FD in North Carolina as a way to poke fun at the police department. It went on to become a symbol of courage, honor and respect for fallen firefighters across the USA. Represent the Brotherhood and your country proudly with the Thin Red Line Vertical Flag Tee.
WILL ARRIVE BEFORE CHRISTMAS IF ORDERED BY 12/20/16