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Wednesdays by Sue Ellen Thompson | Wednesday, October 07, 2015 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

October 7th, 2015

Episode 361 of 896 episodes

Along with his two surviving sisters, the five of us divided up the week, so that one of us would call my father every night at dinnertime. My night was Wednesday, and after we discussed the weather, and he expressed amazement that New Hampshire could have record-breaking rains while Maryland clung stubbornly to drought, he’d... Read more »

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