Checked Baggage

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Checked Baggage

Checked Baggage

My question then,
brother immigrant
of Southampton,

were you already a racist

when you stepped aboard the Mayflower
with all your earthly belongings
that chilly September day in 1620,

or did you get infected

much later in Mississippi?

. . . j
from the Wonderments and Such collection

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