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The Old Man & His Dream by Lisa Loucks Christenson A Northern Minnesota Fable Excerpt: Laying face down on the dock Reuben dipped his aged, calloused hands into the cool lake water. It would be a year before he could hold the lake again. Tomorrow they would leave their cabin of memories, but he found comfort in knowing a part of him would always remain. Finally, Reuben stood, and he smiled through the cutting wind, beating against his hardened face. Out of habit, he whispered to the lake, “See you next year, I suppose.” Author note: A trip back...
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