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Lincoln ended up winning reelection by a comfortable margin. Death sends the North into mourning By the beginning of 1865, it became clear that the Union was about to win the Civil War. Lincoln turned his attention to the task of putting the country back together as quickly and painlessly as possible. In his second inaugural address in March 1865, he seemed willing to forgive the Southern states for their rebellion. “Fondly do we hope—fervently [with intense feeling] do we pray—that this mighty scourge of war may speedily pass away,” he stated.

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Some people, especially in the South, felt that he was calling for a war over slavery. “A house divided against itself cannot stand,” he stated. “I believe this government cannot endure, permanently, half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union to be dissolved—I do not expect the house to fall—but I do expect it will cease to be divided. ” Lincoln ended up meeting Douglas in a series of debates. The two men were both excellent speakers, and their appearances attracted large crowds and a great deal of media attention.

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