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On Turning 37 by Kareem Tayyar | Monday, December 14, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

December 14th, 2015

Episode 428 of 787 episodes

Today you remind yourself that although Buddy Holly was 17 When he first sang “Peggy Sue”, And that Fitzgerald was 24 when he published This Side of Paradise, And that Dylan was only 21 when he composed “Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands” In the studio while the other musicians shot pool and played cards, Whitman... Read more »

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