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October 11, 2018

I grew up in what was, back in the late 1800’s, a small farming community with the name of Sarah’s Grove. By the time I was a child in the late 70’s, subdivisions had moved in, but there were still rural areas. A creek with a waterfall ran by my house, and there was fishing to be found in two man-made ponds nearby. A large open field lay across the field, and I would wander through it, eventually riding my mountain bike there, and shooting off model rockets with my brother. I was lucky to group up in suburbia that was, in my youth, not quite suburbia.

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