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Roller Coaster by Ginger Murchison | Thursday, April 14, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 14th, 2016

Episode 554 of 746 episodes

It starts with the climbing in, nerved-up enough for that defiance of gravity, the slow-grind rackety-clack one-inch cog at a time—the mystery of machinery, the sane and safe weightedness of stiff-starched values, wondering if there were sins we’d committed since our last confession, then at the top, out on the edge, beyond the solid-ground world... Read more »