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The Accordion by Connie Wanek | Saturday, September 24, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 24th, 2016

Episode 719 of 786 episodes

for Hannah It was the one tangible you brought home from the city, an armful of instrument, bellows and keys and buttons and a smell of antique lubrication, and a sound that poured undiminished through solid walls. You sat in your chair with its straps around your shoulders teaching yourself to play, determined to do... Read more »

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