Celebrate Bartleby: The 1st to Occupy Wall Street

Those who occupy Wall Street are no different from the disgruntled Bartleby, the Scrivener of Herman Melville’s 1853 tale, whom sat in protest and was sent to the tombs. And Wall Street is no different from the day of the late John Jacob Astor with its inequal distribution of wealth and power. It is true “History repeats itself.”

Read: Melville, Herman. 1853. Bartleby, the Scrivener

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About Aligaeta

I am a life time resident of NY State. A graduate of Nassau Community College, AA in Liberal Arts and Queens College, BA in English and Sociology. I am the mother of four children, the survivor of divorce, and I love to write in prose. This blog will be a record of my journey... destination unknown. Read more... https://aligaeta.wordpress.com/
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