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Ancestral Call

by Calder Lowe Rising above the steady snore of the purifier, a train whistle from the nearby tracks scoops away two metallic llamas and a solitary wooden elephant plodding along the tops of the bookshelves. In their absence, camels from a caravan in a painting, stumble, lose their footing in the sand. The cats paw at their reflections in the window. Time is restructured in that instant of misdirected sound. Count back one, two, three centuries. Train whistles, bugles, church bells thread through clouds. My ancestors blow glass in the Black Forest of Germany, carry Lafayette off the battlefield, make an error in judgement about a new boarder from the coal mine. Glass glows in the Von Eberhardt ...


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