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What I Learned About Life From Buying a Goat on Craigslist

One goat became two, then a whole farm, then a crash course in what really matters

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ItIt started innocuously enough, as many modern tales do, with a Craigslist posting. Boredom and whimsy — that’s how my wife and I ended up driving home from Seguin, Texas, with a tiny Nigerian dwarf goat in the front seat of the…




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