When I asked Austin what he was going to go to school for he replied, “Lineman.” Of course, I had no idea what that was and thought maybe there is a school for football? But then looking at this boy, I knew he wasn’t talking about an offensive position so I asked him for some clarity. He explained that it was the job of climbing telephone poles. I think I actually gasped out loud. Being one of those people with the fear of falling, I could not wrap my mind around the idea of climbing that high and doing it in bad weather. I shudder at thought! This is one brave, cool kid!

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