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A poem each day, plus literary and historical notes from this day in history

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History by Andrew Gent | Friday, March 18, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

March 18th, 2016

Episode 527 of 787 episodes

Every poem has been written before at least fifteen times. Every song sung better. The Neanderthals discovered caves already painted with the story of their lives. They invented fire over and over again. And you & I whisper the same sweet nothings we were born with.

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