Bryce wasn’t sure what to expect when he arrived at the train tracks in Michigan. He just had a nice meal with his estranged father and his new family. No one addressed the elephant in the room. The twenty-five plus years. His skateboarding half-brother made his feelings clear by not attending and coming here instead.
‘Chas, hey …’
‘You’re the son my Dad didn’t want.’
Chas continued skateboarding.
‘I’m not here to cause trouble or take your Dad away from you.’
‘Why are you here?’
‘Because I need to know where I came from.’
‘California, dude, so go home, yeah?’
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