EDITOR'S COLUMN: What kind of bird is Humpty Dumpty?

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By Don Worthington

I never pondered the question when growing up.
But after attending Crystal Tadlock’s fourth-grade class at Pageland Elementary School, I’ve been consumed with it. What kind of bird is Humpty Dumpty?  
It happened after Tadlock read “After the Fall, How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again” by Dan Santat.
I learned that all the King’s men did manage to put Humpty Dumpty back together.
I learned there were some parts of Humpty Dumpty that couldn’t be healed, leaving him with a fear of heights.

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