As for myself, my course is clear. A British subject I was born — a British subject I will die. With my utmost effort, with my latest breath, will I oppose the ‘veiled treason’ which attempts by sordid means and mercenary proffers to lure our people from their allegiance.
February 3, 1891 as the 1891 election was called, fought largely over the issue of free trade with the United States. 
Yes, but the people would prefer John A. drunk to George Brown sober.John A. Macdonald
I get sick ... not because of drink [but because] I am forced to listen to the ranting of my honourable opponent.John A. Macdonald