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Calling Pigs


As a little girl on the farm I was responsible for slopping the pigs; so I learned how to call them to the fence for their feast. Years later, when my family visited the restored village of Sturbridge, Massachusetts, my knowledge of calling pigs came in handy. As we strolled along a wide path toward a barn, we saw people standing on the fence, shouting and waving their arms. A herd of pigs huddled under the shade of a distant tree. The people were trying frantically to get the pigs to come to the fence. I calmly climbed up on ...

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