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I will not here enlarge; large spaces have been enclosed. I am a web of complex relations. What a struggle between trees. The dependency of one being on another. My work of improvement, my accumulated nature, my work of improvement. I am melodious grafting. I have the agency of insects. I become less carnivorous and devise my labor in the general economy of any land encroaching on places occupied.
Vaccinate yourself against extinction, if you can.
And Rex foaming at the mouth, remember?

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1844 – The last pair of great auks is killed.

Text by Christof Migone. Prompts: texts by Jordan and Kathryn plus the prompts they chose.

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1885 – Louis Pasteur successfully tests his vaccine against rabies on Joseph Meister, a boy who was bitten by a rabid dog.

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