The Old Man and the Baseball Cap

My wife and I would see them from time to time when stopping in at a local family restaurant.  A couple in their fifties, they would play cards while waiting for their food, obviously enjoying their own company. They caught my eye because he usually came in wearing a Vancouver Mounties baseball cap, setting it on the table, not putting it back on till they left. I wouldn’t normally approach strangers in a restaurant but curiosity impels action. I introduced myself and asked about the cap. The Mounties were a triple A team, based in Vancouver for a few seasons…

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