“This corn is an angel” muttered Dan, a widower with three daughters, while sitting at the dinner table with this extended family. With these words, Dan becomes a part of us. The awkwardness we feel when surrounded by others when all we want is to be alone. The awkwardness we feel when we realize that we don’t know the answer to life’s problems. Within Dan lies this awkwardness and uncertainty that leads him on a path with no tread marks – a path where he has never traveled down. Such is the story of Dan.