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Tag: Grandfather

  • What My Father Told Me

    My father said that he could hear them coming long before they arrived, long before they burst out of the bush, surrounded by villagers, the engine of their truck screaming, everything dipped in noise. He was twelve years old when they came – the same age as his father, my grandfather, had been when the old white explorer came into his life, sick and dying. I have seen pictures of the vehicle, in the archives Read more [...]