Got above pic from
Rochelle Wisoff-Fields Friday Fiction Blog. All credit goes to original photographer!
People thought he was crazy having a grave in the middle of his backyard and the goats just added to the element of weirdness. But granddaddy Robert had insisted that he be buried here on this land and had insisted that Jimmy would be the one to inherit the land in the event of his death.
This house, this land had been Robert’s dream back when there had been no one else for miles. The goats had been his dream too and had been like pets to him. He had insisted that the goats would always have a home here on the land.