The Hatfields and McCoys destroyed each other’s families. They tweaked the law and made the rules.
Two powerful leaders fought their own civil war. Killing and saving face, these patriarchal rulers let no one stop them.
Peace came, but at a considerable price.
Family histories differ as to who won.
Pat St. Pierre is a writer of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. Her 2nd poetry book “Theater of Life” was published by Finishing Line Press. You can find her fiction work published in a variety of places. Some are: Fiction 365, Dew on the Kudzu, Fifty Word Stories, The Feathered Flounder, Daily Love, A Long Story Short, etc. Her blog is www.pstpierre.wordpress.com.
Editor: Based on a true story!