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What Love Cannot Do by January Gill O'Neil | Tuesday, February 02, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

February 2nd, 2016

Episode 482 of 784 episodes

It cannot save itself when it expires like a tire’s slow leak. It cannot bring back the greediness of youth mouth on mouth, skin on skin, that gnawing, that longing you carried until the next time and then there is no next time. You never see it coming but always see it leaving. It waits... Read more »

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