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One Summer Day on the Number One Train by Anne Whitehouse | Wednesday, July 13, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 13th, 2016

Episode 645 of 994 episodes

When the doors of the express opened at 72 Street, the local was waiting. She entered with me, tall and angular as a crane, her expression alert, violin poised against her clavicle like a wing. The train was half-empty, the passengers dozing or absorbed in their smartphones. She stood at one end of the car,... Read more »

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