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Choices We Make When We Are Too Young To Make Them by Lois Parker Edstrom | Monday, August 01, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

August 1st, 2016

Episode 664 of 750 episodes

Evenings at the table with my father, stewing over algebraic equations, chemical reactions, my young life sloped toward science and healing. He didn’t recognize, nor did I, how I fingered letters the way the devout touch prayer beads, that I held them up to my ear to hear the music they made when strung together,... Read more »

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