I lift my lamp beside the golden door.
I like to joke that she's the tallest immigrant to ever arrive in America, as she does stand just slightly over 151 feet tall. Well, that's the statue. On her pedestal she stands more than 300 feet tall, and is among the most beautiful and inspiring things I've ever seen. On June 17th, 1885, she arrived aboard the French steamer Isère, broken into more than 300 pieces and packed into more than 250 containers. Her name, of course, is Lady Liberty, or the Statue of Liberty, al