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Tigers by Eliza Griswold | Thursday, September 17, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

September 17th, 2015

Episode 341 of 780 episodes

What are we now but voices who promise each other a life neither one can deliver not for lack of wanting but wanting won’t make it so. We cling to a vine at the cliff’s edge. There are tigers above and below. Let us love one another and let go.

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