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“A Quiet Life” by Baron Wormser | The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor

What a person desires in life     is a properly boiled egg. This isn’t as easy as it seems. There must be gas and a stove,     the gas requires pipelines, mastodon drills,     banks that dispense the lozenge of capital. There must be a pot, the product of mines     and furnaces and factories,     of dim early mornings… Listen to “A Quiet Life” by Baron Wormser | The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor »

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