By David Thompson
In a second of wry humour, Thompson describes a small city competition that ends while a firewood thief blows his fire sky excessive, to the pride of his victimized neighbours, and within the collection's identify tale "Talking on the Woodpile," long-time associates unwittingly problem one another to a conversing duel, which eventually ends up in a bad case of frostbite, and an excellent nastier case of chilly shoulder.
In his first choice of brief tales Thompson portrays lifestyles in a small Canadian group, weaving his characters out and in of every other's stories and out and in of the historical past that formed the nice Canadian North.
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