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The Hundred Names of Love by Annie Lighthart | Tuesday, June 02, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

June 2nd, 2015

Episode 233 of 788 episodes

The children have gone to bed. We are so tired we could fold ourselves neatly behind our eyes and sleep mid-word, sleep standing warm among the creatures in the barn, lean together and sleep, forgetting each other completely in the velvet, the forgiveness of that sleep. Then the one small cry: one strike of the... Read more »

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