Us and them, a funny concept. We can relate to it best with our pets, perhaps. Us humans and the animals. We appreciate their species differences and hopefully give them graces in response. We don't expect them to be human, however, we humans are great at domesticating animals. We have brought them up and engineered them culturally (they copy each other just like we do) and so over generations, our pets have learned how to survive in a human environment. I noticed, when in the local farm, that it stated the average lifespan of captive birds against their wild relatives. The captive birds lived a good 200% longer, maybe more. This amazed me! We are so good at domesticating things, we have even done it to ourselves. Technology and people power provide us with utilities and services which cater for our almost every need. This must culturally affect us also. Put a person in the wilderness with no government or council to support them, and 99% of us would perish. Where is the tesco's? They'd ask. I would be the same! This is no disrespect to anyone, let's face it, unless we have trained in long term survival skills, people management, medicine, social service methods and a whole lot more, we are doomed. Leaders would hopefully come to power that could co-ordinate all of the known skilled individuals together in their relative fields and then the processes adopted would evolve slowly to meet the needs of all. Before we know it, we will be domesticated once again. We have no master, we are not up against anyone in partuclar. We do it to ourselves. We are our own creation.
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