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The Sound of a Train by Faith Shearin | Friday, July 10, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

July 10th, 2015

Episode 271 of 781 episodes

Even now, I hear one and I long to leave without a suitcase or a plan; I want to step onto the platform and reach for the porter’s hand and buy a ticket to some other life; I want to sit in the big seats and watch fields turn into rivers or cities. I want... Read more »

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