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Servants by Faith Shearin | Tuesday, October 11, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 11th, 2016

Episode 736 of 780 episodes

In college I read about Virginia Woolf and Edith Wharton and I thought of their great minds and their long dresses and their gilded friendships which involved tea in the library or on the lawn. I thought of the places they traveled and the weight of their trunks and all the ways their marriages did... Read more »

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