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Preface to Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman | Monday, July 04, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 4th, 2016

Episode 636 of 782 episodes

This is what you shall do: Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence toward the people, take off your hat to... Read more »

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