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The Writer’s Almanac for December 3, 2014

December 3rd, 2014

Episode 37 of 747 episodes

Wait, for now. Distrust everything if you have to. But trust the hours. Haven’t they carried you everywhere, up to now? Personal events will become interesting again. Hair will become interesting. Pain will become interesting. Buds that open out of season will become interesting. Second-hand gloves will become lovely again; their memories are what give... Read more »