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Commentary: Feeding camels tiresome, yet important task

RAF MILDENHALL, England — When my 3-year-old asked me why I was going to the desert in 2004, I said, “Daddy has to go feed the camels,” and that was enough to sustain his curiosity.

My 7- and 8-year-olds didn’t buy it.

Despite their doubt and h...