Miami Stories

December 20, 2012

Eating ‘swamp cabbage’ in the Everglades -- and other wonderful memories

Our family came from Davidson, Tenn., a coal-mining town. My dad had read many advertisements about coming to Miami, so he and my grandfather came down for a few months and loved it. He never liked working in the coal mines and always said, “You can’t help where you were born, but you don’t have to stay there.”

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