The Writer's Almanac

Each day, Garrison Keillor reads a poem and relates stories of significant events touching literary history.

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No Doctors Today, Thank You by Ogden Nash | Saturday, August 13, 2016 | The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor

They tell me that euphoria is the feeling of feeling wonderful, well,       today I feel euphorian, Today I have the agility of a Greek god and the appetite of a Vic-       torian. Yes, today I may even go forth without my galoshes, Today I am a swashbuckler, would anybody like me to buckle any       swashes?... Read more »