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Norwegian Grandmother’s Song by Margaret Hasse | Sunday, September 04, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 4th, 2016

Episode 699 of 783 episodes

Little yellow canaries sing to me, sing to me. Do you remember Stavanger where the cold seas shook their sheets? A rocking ship made me empty my stomach into a pail over and again. By water I came to this country, by train I went to its prairie. Oh, my husband, a beautiful Swede who... Read more »

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