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The original farewell address was george washington's final revolutionary act in an open letter addressed to his “friends and fellow citizens”. A synopsis of president george washington's thoughts and love for his country within his farewell address- national unity, partisan politics, national debt. But it is also an outward expression of character, a fact made evident in a close reading of george washington's 1796 farewell address. To announce his decision not to seek a third term as president, george washington presented his farewell address in a newspaper article september 17, 1796.