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The Elm City by Reed Whittemore | Sunday, January 24, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

January 24th, 2016

Episode 472 of 782 episodes

The hard, yellow, reversible, wicker seats Sit in my mind’s warm eye, varnished row on row, In the old yellow childhood trolley At the end of the line at Cliff Street, where the conductor Swings the big wooden knob on the tall control box, Clangs the dishpan bell, and we wander off To tiptoe on... Read more »

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