A poem for Columbus Day

Columbus sailed the ocean blue
Back in fourteen ninety-two.
He sailed across and spotted land,
A beach, and people on the sand.

He called them Indians because
He had no idea where he was.
India was just a guess.
When in doubt, declare success.

                       –by Ramon Montaigne

There goes the neighborhood.

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  1. Will S. says:

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