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This is the interior of the Old South Meeting House in Boston, Ma. It is said that this is the place where people gathered before the Boston Tea Party in 1773. Here they heard Samuel Adams make a speech in which he said “This meeting can do nothing more to save the country!” People then began to pour out of the Meeting House to prepare for the Boston Tea Party, leading some to believe that this phrase was a predetermined signal set by Samuel Adams. But was it? In fact some historians doubt that Samuel Adams meant this phrase to be a signal for the start of the Boston Tea Party at all. There are even some historians who claim that some sources have shown Samuel Adams left wondering why people were leaving after he said this phrase, calling to them, asking them to come back, as he may not have even been finished with his speech! Whether intentional or not, this phrase served as the signal and turning point which triggered the Boston Tea Party.