My grandfather was the first person I interviewed for this project. I didn't know what to expect going in. He's the kind of person you'd describe as a "strong, silent type." I worried that he wouldn't want to talk much about the tornadoes, but I ended up worrying for nothing. He had plenty of things to say.
So many things, in fact, that I'm hard pressed to include all of them here. For the time being, here are a couple of moments that I found especially interesting.