PALACE IN THE FIELDS
Growing Up on a Farm
Copyright © 2013 by Peter Hitt
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This book is dedicated to my wife, Therese; to our three children, Lyle, Sabrina, and Bianca and to our three grandchildren, Justin, Eva, and Aidan.
This book is also dedicated in memoriam to my parents, Moultrie and Jonnie Lee Hitt; and to my three siblings, Moultrie Lee, Lucy, and Betsey, who wittingly or unwittingly provided most of the circumstances and material for this book.