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Aunt Helen by T. S. Eliot | Friday, September 04, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 4th, 2015

Episode 328 of 780 episodes

Miss Helen Slingsby was my maiden aunt, And lived in a small house near a fashionable square Cared for by servants to the number of four. Now when she died there was silence in heaven And silence at her end of the street. The shutters were drawn and the undertaker wiped his feet— He was... Read more »

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