The Wave

Give me liberty, or give me acne, I figured acne was worse than death. Meaning of the statement?

P.70, l. 12ff

Asked by
Last updated by Aslan
Answers 1
Add Yours

Alex Cooper says, “Give me liberty, or give me acne!” It's kind of a teenage twist on the saying "Give me Liberty or give me death". The humour being that, for a teenager, an acne outbreak is worse that death.