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before dad died

we talked

about money

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he grew up

an immigrant family

a farm

western canada

dirty thirties

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he grew up

the eleventh

of twelve children

his family was rich

in love

~

always

they had each other

working, playing

together

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family was survival

~

he never realized

they were poor

he did wonder

one time

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the family searched

the home

3 cents

coveting

a postage stamp

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