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Rebound Banjo by Paul Hostovsky | Saturday, August 22, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

August 22nd, 2015

Episode 315 of 782 episodes

She left him for her ex who played the 5-string banjo in a bluegrass band and whom she’d left for him—and not three months before—for a short sweet-smelling spring, wound him like a string around the tuning peg of her index, touched him and he stiffened, and he sang. And he broke down and wept... Read more »

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