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Blane Klemek column for July 5: Naturalist reminisces about farm boy days

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When the farm boy of endless summers becomes the man of limited sunrises, the man sometimes reflects longingly on those boyhood days of boundless energy, imagination, and freedom.


In the days of youth, life beyond the barnyards, fields, pastures and woods - though indeed thought of from time to time - seemed much too remote to ever arrive, much less even care about.

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