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Spiritual Mom by Paul Hostovsky | Friday, December 04, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

December 4th, 2015

Episode 418 of 780 episodes

Mom got spiritual in her late fifties, and we really had no patience for all the forgiveness. It was disconcerting the way she’d kneel down on the floor in the middle of the conversation and hug the dog, whispering affirmations into its long ear, stroking and folding it inside out like a pocket. When she... Read more »

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