I should give lessons on how to build a bridge in the country. Why? Because for ten years I was very proud of that fact. A worker and I built a sixteen foot span across our creek so I could dive right over into our back fields. We bought lunber and worked on it. For ten years I drove large and small tractors over that bridge, always looking at the creek on both of sides of me because the clear water trickled down with God-given beauty and made me feel at peace with the world.
On one particular occasion i was driving my biggest tractor across the bridge with by bush hog cutter on the back. As usual I got to the center and looked to my right. The water was beautiful and it occurred to me that it ...Read More