Shirley McJunkin

Butchering or Dressing Out the Chickens

Butchering (or Dressing Out) the Chickens

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Saturday morning at the breakfast table my husband, Keith, announced to our three children eating cereal, “today we are going to butcher the chickens!” Their spoons froze in the air; they stared at him with mouths opened. He quickly added in a much softer tone. “I mean dress out the chickens.”