Finding a common ground and purpose in divided societies
7. CITIZENS WITH
Once in a city faraway in the desert, two farming families had been arguing for so many generations that nobody could quite remember who started it, or what it was about. But there would always be some fresh dispute to keep it going.
Then one year there was a flood that swept through the farmland of both families. Only one piece of high ground in the middle between their two farms was safe and dry. They used this to gather what remained of their herds together. ...