he would say I'll be out in number 2.
This numbering system came in very handy one winter day
when he did not return in time to eat super. The Old Farmer's son
went down to the indicated barn and found the Old Farmer on the ground
by the well, unable to walk with his back "thrown out".
This is the kind of man he was.
There was no access between them on the main floor,
Everything was hand hewn beam and ladders and wooden pegs.
We would get up on the beams and run around careless of the danger.
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