Thursday, March 9, 2017

fountain

Carpe Diem #1170 

fountain


Growing up in the southern USA in the 1940's and 1950's water fountains were marked  . . .

whites only 
colorless liquid
segregated

©  petra domina


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CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI



13 comments:

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    1. Just what I lived. I could never figure out which one the Hispanics were to use. It worried me as a child.

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  2. Hari OM
    Hits as it ought to... great work. Sadly, the signs may be absent, but the attitudes are often still found...YAM xx

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    1. And it is worse these days. Hate crimes are on the rise. janice xx

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  3. Serious contention before. Now it all seems they are treating it like a joke!

    Hank

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  4. A wart that still lives just below the surface. A good write Janice.

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    1. There are those that were never on board with the changes.

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  5. A wart that still lives just below the surface. A good write Janice.

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