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The Writer’s Almanac for April 3, 2015

April 3rd, 2015

Episode 164 of 780 episodes

Like primitives we buried the cat with his bowl. Bare-handed we scraped sand and gravel back into the hole. They fell with a hiss and thud on his side, on his long red fur, the white feathers between his toes, and his long, not to say aquiline, nose. We stood and brushed each other off.... Read more »

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