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The Dog Watched Television by Faith Shearin | Saturday, April 16, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

April 16th, 2016

Episode 556 of 781 episodes

The summer of my mother’s illness, a season so hot and dry it might have erupted in flames, we discovered the dog liked television. She barked if we left her alone in the dim silence of the bedroom but was cheerful if we provided a documentary about whales. She learned why prehistoric wolves were likely... Read more »

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