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An Ordinary Crisis by Connie Wanek | Thursday, December 31, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

December 31st, 2015

Episode 448 of 782 episodes

I don’t recall what final unfairness made me pack to run away, whether it was fall or spring. Either matched my haste. Everything I needed fit into a pillowcase. I had read about hobos, stuffed bandanas on a stick, jackets lined with grass for warmth. I knew what I was doing. My cousin had taught... Read more »

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