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Ode on Solitude by Alexander Pope | Sunday, May 01, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

May 1st, 2016

Episode 571 of 781 episodes

Happy the man whose wish and care A few paternal acres bound, Content to breathe his native air, In his own ground. Whose herds with milk, whose fields with bread, Whose flocks supply him with attire, Whose trees in summer yield him shade, In winter fire. Blest, who can unconcernedly find Hours, days, and years... Read more »

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