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The Writer’s Almanac for April 9, 2015

April 9th, 2015

Episode 170 of 749 episodes

On the stage set of the Piazza della Rotunda A couple of thousand citizens (some still in togas) strolling about or sitting at café tables And an old old flowerseller passing among the tables bending over young couples in jeans as they whisper together and offering them her so dry flowers And they not deigning... Read more »

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