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George, Who Played with a Dangerous Toy by Hilaire Belloc | Friday, February 19, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

February 19th, 2016

Episode 499 of 783 episodes

And suffered a Catastrophe of considerable Dimensions When George’s Grandmamma was told That George had been as good as gold, She promised in the afternoon To buy him an Immense BALLOON. And so she did; but when it came, It got into the candle flame, And being of a dangerous sort Exploded with a loud... Read more »

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