I sometimes picture my farm as a battlefield with troops of people struggling with nature in a hundred-year war.
Germans, Italians, Chinese and Japanese, Armenians, Filipinos, and Mexicans---their voices have sounded over this farm, their families have walked these rows . . .
~ David Mas Masumoto, Epitaph for a Peach
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