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Route Six by Stanley Kunitz | Saturday, April 02, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 2nd, 2016

Episode 542 of 780 episodes

The city squats on my back. I am heart-sore, stiff-necked, exasperated. That’s why I slammed the door, that’s why I tell you now, in every house of marriage there’s room for an interpreter. Let’s jump into the car, honey, and head straight for the Cape, where the cock on our housetop crows that the weather’s... Read more »

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