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To My Son’s Girlfriend by Michael Milburn | Sunday, January 03, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

January 3rd, 2016

Episode 451 of 788 episodes

I’m tempted to ask what you see in him. Although you probably see the good that I see I wonder if you realize how much he is my handiwork, or which of the qualities you daydream about in class are the ones that I take pride in, his cordiality, for example, or love of silliness.... Read more »

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