Stall and Bawl

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“We still don’t know how, but Farmer Jones delayed Jeb’s lumber shipment for rebuilding his barn. We had no shelter for one of the cows that gave birth in a rainstorm. Cream used a blanket from her bed to keep them warm.”

“And there was a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brethren the Jews.

For there were that said, We, our sons, and our daughters, are many: therefore we take up corn for them, that we may eat, and live.

Some also there were that said, We have mortgaged our lands, vineyards, and houses, that we might buy corn, because of the dearth.

There were also that said, We have borrowed money for the king’s tribute, and that upon our lands and vineyards.”
Nehemiah 5:1-4 KJV