Mom and Dad made a good pair on July 4
Published 07/03/2010, The Daily Republic
As frightened as we were of prairie fires back on the farm, we never went a single Fourth of July without a pile of firecrackers, sparklers and sky rockets. As a young boy, I didn’t pay much attention when Dad and Uncle Frank and a bunch of the neighbors raced off to fight a prairie fire.Word count: 695
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