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My Father Whistled by Thomas Lux | Wednesday, April 13, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 13th, 2016

Episode 553 of 786 episodes

only when he was nervous about fixing something, anything. It was an aptitude he lacked. He worked as a weaver in a silk mill, then as a chauffeur, and then he fell into his life’s work, at which he excelled: he drove a truck filled with clinking milk bottles, and deposited them on doorsteps, front... Read more »

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