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O Cheese by Donald Hall | Sunday, September 20, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 20th, 2015

Episode 344 of 994 episodes

In the pantry the dear dense cheeses, Cheddars and harsh Lancashires; Gorgonzola with its magnanimous manner; the clipped speech of Roquefort; and a head of Stilton that speaks in a sensuous riddling tongue like Druids. O cheeses of gravity, cheeses of wistfulness, cheeses that weep continually because they know they will die. O cheeses of... Read more »

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