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Hello there. My name is Lockard Young, but in my everyday life my friends and family call me Lockie, so feel free to do so.
My career was in the Plumbing trade, which I started over 30 years ago in construction. We built schools and malls and the job was tough, but at the end of the day, just like you would expect of the stereotypical construction guy, I loved to relax with a cold beer. As with most jobs in that field, work was seasonal, and I would, if I was lucky, work until December, and then I would get laid off. That was tough, because by then I had married my high school sweetheart and we were well on our way to starting a family.
Fast forward a few years from 1980 to 1995. Construction over the last few years had not been good, but we held on…
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