Our Hillbilly Handyman — A Lesson In Hard Work & Good Character Paying Off

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My family had a handyman for a while, who, to be honest, I didn’t care for a lot, in terms of his work, but in terms of his character, he was a total sweetheart who counseled my dad through his grief after losing my mom. He was also a literal hillbilly who spent his free time shooting snakes in his garden.

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