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wire fences are going up, and there are eight watch towers….
I just can’t see why the government must coop us up after
throwing us in the middle of sage country…. If this is democracy,
I think I’d rather be under a stern dictatorship. At least
I wouldn’t be winding up behind barbed wire fences every
in Werner, Through the Eyes of Innocents, p. 91