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For My Daughter in Reply to a Question by David Ignatow | Tuesday, January 12, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

January 12th, 2016

Episode 460 of 828 episodes

We’re not going to die. We’ll find a way. We’ll breathe deeply and eat carefully. We’ll think always on life. There’ll be no fading for you or for me. We’ll be the first and we’ll not laugh at ourselves ever and your children will be my grandchildren. Nothing will have changed except by addition. There’ll... Read more »

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