In lieu of an abstract, below is the essay's first paragraph.
"Our conversations had never been about anything much more significant than how school, college, or my summer job had been going so I am not surprised that my Dad seemed confused when I asked him if we could talk about his life."
"What I have always wanted to know, but am still afraid to ask.,"
The Angle: Vol. 2000
, Article 27.
Available at: http://fisherpub.sjfc.edu/angle/vol2000/iss3/27