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The Bridge by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | Saturday, June 13, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 13th, 2015

Episode 244 of 786 episodes

I stood on the bridge at midnight, As the clocks were striking the hour, And the moon rose o’er the city, Behind the dark church-tower. I saw her bright reflection In the waters under me, Like a golden goblet falling And sinking into the sea. And far in the hazy distance Of that lovely night... Read more »

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