Texas Boy Uses His Christmas Present To Start A Fire Nissa-Lynn Parson didn't think it was odd for her son Cayden to ask for a magnifying glass. Cayden and his brothers used it to burn holes in a newspaper and ended up setting the lawn on fire.
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Texas Boy Uses His Christmas Present To Start A Fire

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Texas Boy Uses His Christmas Present To Start A Fire

Texas Boy Uses His Christmas Present To Start A Fire

Texas Boy Uses His Christmas Present To Start A Fire

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Nissa-Lynn Parson didn't think it was odd for her son Cayden to ask for a magnifying glass. Cayden and his brothers used it to burn holes in a newspaper and ended up setting the lawn on fire.

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