Progression #64

[Chapter Fourteen – “Awake” — Part Fourteen of Seventeen]

progression number sixtyfour [To be continued…]

[Original writing & photography by J. E. Lattimer]

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“Then what are we waiting for?” Jack said. “There are only three of those things out there. I am confident that I can take them out. In the version of the world I left behind we have a few guns and-”

“Nope.” Charlotte interrupted him. “Not over here, not anymore.”

“What do you mean?”

“A few months before you were killed an executive order was passed that totally obliterated the second amendment.”

“You have to be kidding me!” Jack said.

“Without the complicity of the mainstream media the entire thing would have failed. Even movie stars who have made millions of dollars as action heroes spoke out against the right to keep and bear arms.”

“But all throughout history after people are disarmed-”

“The real tyranny begins.” Charlotte finished the sentence for him. “Yes, I know.”

“Well, this is just wonderful!” He started pacing back and forth across the room again. “This just keeps getting better and better!”

“Most of the people were brainwashed into believing that it was the right thing to do. Defending gun rights was presented as something controversial and taboo, so most people avoided any discussion about it.”

“The fools!” Jack said. “Like a muddied spring or a polluted fountain is a righteous man who gives way before the wicked!”

“We are going to have to figure something out,” Charlotte said. “It is only a matter of time until they decide to kick that door in and come after us.”