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An Irish Airman Foresees His Death by William Butler Yeats | Tuesday, June 16, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 16th, 2015

Episode 247 of 788 episodes

I know that I shall meet my fate Somewhere among the clouds above; Those that I fight I do not hate, Those that I guard I do not love; My country is Kiltartan Cross, My countrymen Kiltartan’s poor, No likely end could bring them loss Or leave them happier than before. Nor law, nor duty... Read more »

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