The pain is gone. Or is it? Maybe it’s still there. Maybe it’s just different. It probably would be hard to tell just by looking at Kevin Hofstad.
It’s been more than eight years since Davis Carlson passed away, and during that time, Hofstad has changed. Of course, the anguish that he felt when he learned that he’d never see his best friend again is still a part of him, but the way he’s dealt with it has changed.