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The Writer’s Almanac for December 9, 2014

December 9th, 2014

Episode 48 of 994 episodes

Shake out the ruffle, turn and go, Over the trellis blow the kiss. Some of the guests will never know Another night to shadow this. Some of the birds awake in vines Will never see another face So frail, so lovely anyplace Between the birdbath and the bines. O dark come never down to you.... Read more »

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