Chief Seattle's Letter To President Pierce

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“But perhaps it is because the red man is a savage and does not understand” (1), these are the words spoken in Chief Seattle’s “Letter to President Pierce: 1855.” Although Chief Seattle criticizes the white man for destroying earth; however the truth is Chief Seattle shows his inability to adapt to white culture. “There is no quite place in the white man’s cities” (1), at some point Chief Seattle got disconnected with everyday living and the way society is. He considered the earth and people living not to be his brother but his enemy, Chief Seattle claims that there is no place for him to hear the leaves of spring or the rustle of insect wings. Like a man dying for many days he is numb to others and their feelings he considered himself to
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