If You Want to Know Someone, Ask Them About Their Uncles

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I’m rich in uncles.

One of them was like a father. Our family was spread out, so we only got together a couple of times a year. When we did, we spent all day hiking and fishing, or looking for arrowheads at the creek. At night, we walked around old barns and sheds with flashlights. I was four or five.

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