“You gotta be tough to farm,” he always said, but she was sure she saw tears in his eyes as he carried the stillborn alpaca away.
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A lovely story that not only captures the complexity of human emotion but is a tribute to farmers everywhere.
Thank you Gayle!
There’s more than one way of being tough. Your story brings this out.
Thank you E A M Harris. Yes, there certainly is, and sometimes you have to be soft to be tough.