Whittling Peach Pit Monkeys

The other day I heard this touching story on NPR from Tony Norris about his childhood in Central Texas. It’s about his uncle whittling him a monkey out of peach pit. It’s simple, but for some reason it really resonated with me. I thought some of you would enjoy, too.

A Peach, A Monkey, A Memory: One Texas Summer

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Roger Buttry October 16, 2011 at 4:16 pm

Good short story even if it did come off of NPR.

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