4% done with They Were Counted

It’s clear right from the beginning how splintered off everyone is politically speaking. Even families have become splintered as they married off and estates dwindled in size. Everyone must feel like they have to fight harder just to stay put. No wonder a small political group can be so disruptive.

Meanwhile there are tiny signs of neglect, barefoot and rude servants, dirty towels, millstones turned into tables.