Do you have 1/4th? 1/8th? 8%? Ancestry fuels us, binds us to history, DEFINES where our character comes from. How many times have I heard someone’s grandmother was a Sioux, a Cherokee, a lost cause romantic ideal. I know, i am romanticising, but I LOVE ROMANCE; nostalgia is a a pivotal point of traditional tattooing.
But this is not a lost cause.
Check out whats going on in Dakota; if Tribal land treaties can be violated in 2016 in pursuit of a crude oil; what will happen in 2020? 2026?