And Then We Went Fishing: A Story of Fatherhood, Fate and by Dirk Benedict

By Dirk Benedict

From actor Dirk Benedict comes this magnificent autobiographical telling of 2 designated and engrossing occasions that had an important influence on his existence. He intertwines the tale of his wife’s all at once advanced domestic birthing together with his personal coming of age in Montana—and the violent demise of his father. previous occasions of affection, friendship, hatred, and fatherhood culminate in a dramatic explosion earlier than him, linking his father’s dying with the delivery of his first baby. Benedict’s writing kind is vigorous, artistic, and consistently enticing. His use of humor, pathos, and imagery is masterful. He has taken rites of passage in his existence and woven them jointly to supply a narrative that's each piece as exciting because it is relocating. Given Dirk’s targeted storytelling skill and well-honed experience of timing, And Then We Went Fishing will hold you hooked from web page one to its strong, poignant conclusion.

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