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  • Someone sent me an email with a link.
    I clicked on the link. I entered another world.
    A world of darkness dissipated by light.

    How can it be dark at noon?
    How can a home have no windows?

    These are questions first-world cannot fathom.
    First world? Third world?
    Where exactly is the second world?

    Where population is intensive & infrastructure is scarce or unavailable
    the urban poor know the answer to these questions: this is everyday.

    Imagine their joyful amazement that lives can be so improved with so little!

    So much from so little can be a metaphor for helping make life better.

    These clips are uplifting because we see the afflicted assisted.
    We see that great change is possible with very little.

    post scriptum: cowbird is another example of so much from so little; a great light in the darkness
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