“When you receive this letter,
I shall be dead by then….
Tomorrow at seven,
I shall be shot;

but I am innocent
of the crime of rebellion….
I am going to die
with a tranquil conscience.”

José Rizal

bust of jose rizal

© 2015 Melinda Irvine

All photographs were taken of various artworks at the Rizal Shrine Museum, Fort Santiago, Manila. Quote was sourced online from the Filipinas Heritage Library.


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