Keep the faith. Remember who you are and Whose you are. Everyone has needed help at one time. There is no shame in that. When you have your degree and your family is no longer in need of government assistance, remember the families that need help and do what you can to help them. I am so sorry that your thread turned so ugly.
Best of wishes to you and to your wonderful family.
My good friend the Benton Brawler beat me to the punch. Although I do not agree wholeheartedly with EIC, I do not agree with the manner in which the dialogue of your discussion has turned either. Sorry for the bad reception.
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More