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Coming by Kenneth Rexroth | Saturday, September 19, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 19th, 2015

Episode 343 of 783 episodes

You are driving to the airport Along the glittering highway Through the warm night, Humming to yourself. The yellow rose buds that stood On the commode faded and fell Two days ago. Last night the Petals dropped from the tulips On the dresser. The signs of Your presence are leaving the House one by one.... Read more »

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