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Sweetness by Stephen Dunn | Wednesday, June 24, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 24th, 2015

Episode 255 of 784 episodes

Just when it has seemed I couldn’t bear one more friend waking with a tumor, one more maniac with a perfect reason, often a sweetness has come and changed nothing in the world except the way I stumbled through it, for a while lost in the ignorance of loving someone or something, the world shrunk... Read more »

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