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Fetch by Tony Hoagland | Tuesday, November 24, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

November 24th, 2015

Episode 408 of 783 episodes

Who knew that the sweetest pleasure of my fifty-eighth year would turn out to be my friendship with the dog? That his trembling, bowlegged bliss at seeing me stand there with the leash would give me a feeling I had sought throughout my life? Now I understand those old ladies walking their Chihuahuas in the... Read more »

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