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The Writer’s Almanac for December 1, 2014

December 1st, 2014

Episode 33 of 896 episodes

The first few days we have slow mornings out on the lake, long afternoons to walk in the woods, evenings of leisurely innings of baseball unwinding over the radio. But time moves faster as the days of the week accumulate behind us. Friday passes in a flash of ease, only now and again it seems... Read more »

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