How the Internet Began

The internet began
On the mouth of the
Licking River.

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Horse drawn carriages
Driving footpaths.
Stolen roads.

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A human right
Before we killed each other
at Manassas.

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Bled against the Faceless Tribes.

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Indentured workers.

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Drove a stake
Through picket
Lines –

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For progress!

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Oil.
Glory.
Greed!

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~

Let’s jump before
the melting pot
connects us all.

___

Ben Ditmars (c) 2018

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