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The Writer’s Almanac for March 19, 2015

March 19th, 2015

Episode 149 of 994 episodes

The young are walking on the riverbank, arms around each other’s waists and shoulders, pretending to be looking at the waterlilies and what might be a nest of some kind, over there, which two who are clamped together mouth to mouth have forgotten about. The others, making courteous detours around them, talk, stop talking, kiss.... Read more »

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