Havre Nice Day: Life's a funny little thing
Last updated 2/25/2020 at 10:50am
Life’s a funny thing sometimes. Sometimes it’s good, others it’s bad and at times it pulls you in several directions at once. Six years ago, while driving across the country, I passed through a small town way up in northern Montana, driving from Missoula to Washington, D.C., to see some old friends.
The small town that I passed through was Havre.
I remember very little of Havre; mostly I remember passing by the train yard and thinking of old rail bums with unshaven faces and small packs slung over their shoulder. Rail bums who rode those lines in the aftermath of World War II and...