Chapter 185: Pushover
Grandpa Pete took a break from kettle corn to stroll around the fairgrounds. Zeke tagged along, hanging onto his grandfather’s hand and chattering nonstop. Ethan was amused that the boy seemed to think he’d discovered this place. Pete had been coming to this fair since he was a boy.
“Are you hungry?” the old man asked.
“Didn’t you eat already?”
“What did you have?”
Zeke cheerfully answered, “Funnel cake, corn dog, caramel apple, pretzel!”
“And you’re hungry after all that?”
Minutes later, they sat side-by-side on a bench, each manhandling an enormous smoked turkey drumstick.
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