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The Writer’s Almanac for February 4, 2015

February 4th, 2015

Episode 106 of 994 episodes

In life’s rough-and-tumble you’re the crumble on my apple crumble and the fairy on my Christmas tree! In life’s death-and-duty you’ve the beauty of the Beast’s own Beauty— I feel humble as a bumble-bee! In life’s darkening duel I’m the lighter, you’re the lighter fuel— And the tide that sways my inland sea! In life’s... Read more »

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