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She Gives Me the Watch off Her Arm by Marjorie Saiser | Tuesday, July 05, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 5th, 2016

Episode 637 of 831 episodes

my mother wants me to go to college the closest she has ever been is this the dorm her father had needed her to dig the potatoes and load them into burlap bags but here she is leaving her daughter on the campus in the city time to go we are at the desk the... Read more »

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