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The Lilies by Wendell Berry | Monday, May 02, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

May 2nd, 2016

Episode 572 of 781 episodes

Hunting them, a man must sweat, bear the whine of a mosquito in his ear, grow thirsty, tired, despair perhaps of ever finding them, walk a long way. He must give himself over to chance, for they live beyond prediction. He must give himself over to patience, for they live beyond will. He must be... Read more »

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