post-colonialism notes

can we be forgiven by the american indians?
if we took america and reverted it to what it once was, a forested continent ranged over by a few thousand native americans?
do we prefer the

dear american indian, 

I’m sorry about all this
I’ve decided to give america back to you
we’re starting to remove America (with a capital a) from america (with a lowercase a)
we’re removing new york and putting the forests back. 
we’re sending everyone back to europe and asian and africa.

covered in forest and ranged by a few thousand savages
compared to
12 million happy people living in civilization and culture.

when I turn eighty I will have a dream about a few american indians
sneaking into my room
and carrying me off through the wardrobe to a small wild america