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A Thunderstorm in Town by Thomas Hardy | Thursday, May 07, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

May 7th, 2015

Episode 207 of 788 episodes

She wore a new ‘terra-cotta’ dress, And we stayed, because of the pelting storm, Within the hansom’s dry recess, Though the horse had stopped; yea, motionless We sat on, snug and warm. Then the downpour ceased, to my sharp sad pain, And the glass that had screened our forms before Flew up, and out she... Read more »

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