Thursday, January 22, 2009

A Few More Thoughts About Wires.

Regular sufferers of this blog might be aware of my fascination with telephone wires seen as iconic totems. In the past, I've mentioned my idea that they represent the stretching of boundaries, the mythic American journey west. But what about this: what if, for someone who's lived thousands of miles from his home country for almost twenty years now, they represent lines of communication to friends and family left behind?

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