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Four Secretaries by Ted Kooser | Monday, April 25, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 25th, 2016

Episode 565 of 786 episodes

All through the day I hear or overhear their clear, light voices calling from desk to desk, young women whose fingers play casually over their documents, setting the incoming checks to one side, the thick computer reports to the other, tapping the correspondence into stacks while they sing to each other, not intending to sing... Read more »

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