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The Apple of His Eye

Thanksgiving came up short on one account

Seen: A quite gloomy Moker at the end of Turkey Day Weekend.

Heard: Apple pie is his favorite. I picked up pies last week, making sure he got a slice as soon as I got home, while the goods were fresh from the oven — an Apple Pie Aficionado’s dream-come-true.



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Brooke Ramey Nelson

Native Texan & Mizzou Journalism grad. I’ve worked in newspapers, politics, PR & as a high school pubs adviser/AP English teacher. TOP WRITER?