The Story of Tonight
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The Story of Tonight

📜 Lyrics

[

] I may not live to see our glory! [
Marquis de Lafayette
/
Hercules Mulligan
/
John Laurens
] I may not live to see our glory! [
Alexander Hamilton
] But I will gladly join the fight! [
Marquis de Lafayette
/
Hercules Mulligan
/
John Laurens
] But I will gladly join the fight! [
Alexander Hamilton
] And when our children tell our story… [
Marquis de Lafayette
/
Hercules Mulligan
/
John Laurens
] And when our children tell our story… [
Alexander Hamilton
] They’ll tell the story of tonight [
Hercules Mulligan
] Let’s have another round tonight [
Marquis de Lafayette
] Let’s have another round tonight [
Alexander Hamilton
] Let’s have another round tonight [
John Laurens
] Raise a glass to freedom Something they can never take away No matter what they tell you Raise a glass to the four of us [
John Laurens
/
Hercules Mulligan
] Tomorrow there’ll be more of us [
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
/
John Laurens
] Telling the story of tonight [
Alexander Hamilton
] They’ll tell the story of tonight [
John Laurens
/
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
] Raise a glass to freedom Something they can never take away [
Alexander Hamilton
] No matter what they tell you [
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
] Let’s have another round tonight [
John Laurens
] Raise a glass to the four of us [
Alexander Hamilton
/
John Laurens
/
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
] Tomorrow there’ll be more of us [
Alexander Hamilton
/
John Laurens
] Telling the story of tonight [
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
] Let’s have another round tonight [
Alexander Hamilton
/
John Laurens
/ ENSEMBLE &
Hercules Mulligan
/
Marquis de Lafayette
/ENSEMBLE] They’ll tell the story of tonight Raise a glass to freedom They’ll tell the story of tonight Raise a glass to freedom They’ll tell the story of tonight They'll tell the story of— [FULL ENSEMBLE] Tonight

📖 About

In The Story of Tonight, Hamilton, Mulligan, Laurens, and Lafayette get drunk as skunks as they sing of their progress and uniting as Revolutionary allies.

Leitmotifs

Raise a glass
Raise a glass
Wait for it
Wait for it

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