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By Parnell Thill
Notes from the Small Pond 

Train Squatting


January 11, 2019

There’s no freedom like stolen freedom. Just ask Henri Charriere (“Papillon”).

Or the dude from “Shawshank Redemption.”

Talk to anyone who’s spent time in county jail. At the risk of tripping over the obvious: The world on the outside is different than the world from within.

Of course, the world itself doesn’t give a damn one way or the other who’s In and who’s Out, who’s Free or Imprisoned and doesn’t alter itself in service of either. The distinction is among the imprisoned and the free. The difference between Objective Truth and Subjective truth (small “t”)....

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