Emancipation (Recounting a Dream)

© Photo by Stein Egil Liland from Pexels

One stormy night a ship did sail across an ocean carrying a cargo of humans to distant shores. Enslaved — on this night, one of the captives took flight in a bid for freedom despite being aware of the futility of this action. Upon breaking free from the herring pits. Lumbering with legs of thunder, he picks up the balls and chains — holding them to his chest.