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At the Sparkle Laundromat on Rice Street by Greg Watson | Thursday, November 05, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

November 5th, 2015

Episode 390 of 750 episodes

The teenagers are bored, having nowhere else to go, not wanting to go home to the drab familiarity of housing projects and apartment complexes. We too are directionless, but directionless in the same place and time—between jobs, between loves, between ambitions; we are loitering without intent. Hank Williams echoes from a small dusty speaker, quarters... Read more »

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