American romance — 1 Comment

  1. I never thought about that. Perhaps it’s something to do with the Marcher society harsh concept of utility that underpins the USA. Something that followed with the segment of German society that moved to the US after 1850 and especially after unification. For like with the unification of the crowns under James of the KJV the marcher community on both sides of the Scottish border ‘had’ to be redeployed, with some coming to Ireland and the rest to America. Well all the little German states and statelets had their own version of a March.

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