Now & Then | Going over the hill to fetch a pail of water

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

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I suppose it is obvious that I like to tell reminiscing stories. I may have picked that up from my mother. My mom quite often fell into telling a story about things that happened as she was growing up north of Bentonville. She had a story about going over the hill to the spring on the back side of their family farm to bring water to the house for drinking and cooking. On one of those jaunts, she encountered a copperhead snake.

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