500 plus years since a particular arrival.
The eversame choice remains: exploit perceived weakness for the sake of power and profit, or, offer generosity and welcome in deference to the shared smallness of our human space in creation?
The wrong choice remains daily made, affixed to our everyday ways.
Such heroics when hope remains, to choose loving this place and animals and people all the same. Hearts open to finding life. Humility defuses strife.