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Allen's last words (on his deathbed, in response to a doctor who told him, "General, I fear the angels are waiting for you."):
"Waiting are they? Waiting are they? Well--let 'em wait."
Not everyone thought Ethan Allen was a hero. The Reverend Uzal Ogden of New Jersey wrote in an obituary that "Allen was an ignorant and profane Deist, who died with a mind replete with horror and despair."
To read about Ethan Allen (not the furniture guy but the patriot):