“I started mentoring Andrew as a way of practicing unselfishness and learning how to reach out and reach into another person’s life.
“Mentoring is not always the easiest endeavor in the world, but it is good to know you mean something to somebody else. Andrew is a good kid, and I’m glad to be able to do things with him in his life.
“We do sports together. We go out to eat. I take him home with me on the weekends to meet my family and see what it’s like on a farm.”