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'Seven Good Years' Between The Birth Of A Son, Death Of A Father

June 13th, 2015

Episode 69 of 550 episodes

Israeli writer Etgar Keret wrote his first piece of nonfiction the day his son was born. Later, when his father became terminally ill, he decided to publish his essays as a "living tombstone."

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