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Since my conceptual framework was set on the dairy farm where I grew up, my associations often return there. Check out this one . . .
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and this one.

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Here’s the tug Lucky D below the first enclosed seat . . .

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and my brother tugging a manure spreader on the farmland.
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Heavy steel machines, diesel and a warm control seat with enough clearance and visibility . . . some enjoyment of wide open spaces, knowledge about invisible land features, involement in production of the bulk fluids that support our lives . . . like petroleum and milk, and vulnerability to the weather. Deere and more Deere (check the timeline). Who woulda thunk? Have any further tug and tractor parallels?

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Graves of Arthur Kill

Click to order your copy of Graves of Arthur Kill, by Gary Kane and Will Van Dorp. 3Fish Productions.

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Tale of Two Marlins

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