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Reading Late by Jesse Graves | Thursday, June 18, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 18th, 2015

Episode 249 of 781 episodes

We walked between the ponds at World’s Fair Park the first night we knew something definite had hold of us, conversations reaching not much beyond favorite bands, least favorite jobs. We had not held hands. Nothing existed of our daughter, not yet a nameless dream, or the years we chased snakes out of the baseboards... Read more »

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