American Colonies Dbq

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Sister, I know that the majority of citizens in Britain has told you of the happenings here in the colonies. Though, I believe it is finer to hear it from the other side of the story. Some colonists had dressed as Native Americans, preceding to enter the British ships. Our plan was to enter and get to the cargoes of tea and rid of them. That is just what we did. I watched with others from beyond the harbor, looking as the “Indians” poured the tea over the ships into the harbor waters. I knew that this could be the starting point of a mess amongst the colonies and Britain, but what I had not recognized was that the mess had already started prior to this. This mess began with the war between us and the French, yes, but taxes were unfairly

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