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Splitting an Order by Ted Kooser | Saturday, August 15, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

August 15th, 2015

Episode 308 of 782 episodes

I like to watch an old man cutting a sandwich in half, maybe an ordinary cold roast beef on whole wheat bread, no pickles or onion, keeping his shaky hands steady by placing his forearms firm on the edge of the table and using both hands, the left to hold the sandwich in place, and... Read more »

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