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October 10 by Wendell Berry | Monday, October 10, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 10th, 2016

Episode 735 of 787 episodes

Now constantly there is the sound, quieter than rain, of the leaves falling. Under their loosening bright gold, the sycamore limbs bleach whiter. Now the only flowers are beeweed and aster, spray of their white and lavender over the brown leaves. The calling of a crow sounds Loud — landmark — now that the life... Read more »

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