This first great empire eventually fell into decline. In 1100 B.C., a pharaoh by the name of Ramses III led Egypt into a war in an attempt to conquer Syria. This war was costly and drained the treasury of Egypt.
In 945 B.C., Egypt was conquered and ruled by a succession of different foreign powers.
We have to learn to be our own best friends because we fall too easily into the trap of being our worst enemies.
Vermont, admitted as the 14th state in 1791, was the 1st addition to the original 13 colonies.