Carolyn Hastings

Nov 15, 2021

7 min read

The Quatrain of Seven Steps

How Elon Musk’s Humankind Tweet Became A Twittle

Let’s get twittle to Mars!

A series of three round planetary shapes against a black background, overlaid by a screenshot of Elon Musk’s November 2, 2021 ‘Humankind’ tweet with the Chinese logographic version of the poem, The Quatrain of Seven Steps.

I never thought I’d find myself thanking Elon Musk for causing such a fuss on Twitter.

I knew he had a reputation for being random and provocative with his tweets. His Twitter avatar says is all!