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Song by Allen Ginsberg | Friday, December 11, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

December 11th, 2015

Episode 425 of 783 episodes

The weight of the world is love. Under the burden of solitude, under the burden of dissatisfaction the weight, the weight we carry is love. Who can deny? In dreams it touches the body, in thought constructs a miracle, in imagination anguishes till born in human— looks out of the heart burning with purity— for... Read more »

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