“That’s me,” Dan said. “Did you know her?”
“Everyone knew her. Small town, like I said. Everyone knows everyone else. She was our best horticulturist. She could make anything grow.”
“It’s been a long time since I last saw her. Twenty years, I guess.” Where had the time gone? His grandmother had helped transform the face of a planet. What did he have to show for the years?From the car ahead of them, there came the sound of a ruckus, several people talking at once, followed by a shout and laughter. Dan looked up, startled. Nathan smiled.