Adolescent boys are walking, talking paradoxes. They’re brilliant and foolish, thoughtful and impulsive. They can exude bravado and insecurity in equal measure. They can pretend that what their friends say doesn’t matter when nothing matters more. They can risk their lives while fretting about curfew.
The Boy Called Vimy
Andrew Duffy | Ottawa Citizen | October 19, 2020 | 5,216 words