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Last Day on Earth by Lawrence Raab | Saturday, November 07, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

November 7th, 2015

Episode 392 of 782 episodes

If it’s the tide of a movie you expect everything to become important—a kiss, a shrug, a glass of wine, a walk with the dog. But if the day is real, life is only as significant as yesterday—the kiss hurried, the shrug forgotten, and now, on the path by the river, you don’t notice the... Read more »

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