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Mothers and Daughters by Jo McDougall | Monday, May 11, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

May 11th, 2015

Episode 211 of 787 episodes

When I was a child my mother and I traveled the long miles to see her mother, once a year. That hillside farm was mostly gravel, the kitchen smelled like a churn, guineas and chickens strutted the porch. When we left, my grandmother would stand in her garden and wave. I’d watch her a long... Read more »

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