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Column: Fond memories of butchering chickens

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The best thing that can be said about butchering chickens is...

Wait! I don't think there is a best thing that can be said about butchering chickens. Eating one, yes; butchering one, uh uh.


When the phone rang eight weeks ago, I answered it and a friend said: "I've got extra chickens to raise to butcher, do you want some?" That would have been a good time to have been too busy to answer.

But I said: Well, sure. Who doesn't.

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