Oranges are rich, succulent, and dripping with nutrients.
They’re also symbolic of the day Great Grandpa Conrad and his Chrysler Coupe crashed into a concrete wall.
According to my mom, Conrad was a tall, quiet man of thin frame and generous spirit who took his kids fishing and complimented his wife on her cooking on a regular basis. His family was his pride and joy. And so was his shiny blue car.
One day, feeling a little restless as a retired railroad agent in need of an adventure, Conrad packed a small suitcase.