William Sidney Porter was born Sept 11, 1862 in North Carolina, where he put in almost all of his youth. He learned to love literature when he was very young. Down the road in his teenage years he became a accredited pharmacist at his uncles pharmacy. At the age of twenty, Porter visited Texas because of health reasons. There he resided and done a sheep ranch and resided with a family group who know most of the porters in North Carolina. "As of this ranch Porter gained an understanding..