Friday, January 18, 2013

My Land

ownership, protection
walling off neighbor
claiming land as their own
passed on to descendants
My land, not yours
for my own purpose
fixed in one place
people bound to the earth

January 18, 2013
substitute teaching at Pembroke,
Three Rivers School
6th grade Social Studies,
covering the Neolithic Age,
page 45
“Human Heritage”,
by Miriam Greenblatte and Peter Lenzino
Chapter 2, “Prehistoric People”,
Section 2, “The Neolithic Age”

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