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Nailing a Dock Together by Robert Bly | Tuesday, October 06, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 6th, 2015

Episode 360 of 788 episodes

The dock is done, pulled out in the lake. How I love Putting my wet foot On the boards I sawed myself! It is a ladder stretching back to land… So many secrets are still hidden. A walker digs up a tin box with secrets And then joyfully buries it again So that the night... Read more »

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