Thu, 22 April 2010
Thur, Apr 22 2010
Mister Ron's Basement #1656
This week we offer some wonderfully feel-good tales from Charles Battell Loomis's 1908 book 'The Knack of It -- Some Essays in Optimism.'
Today's piece is one of Mister Ron's favorites of all time -- written not long after the San Francisco Earthquake and Fire -- it is called 'On Keeping Young.'
Time: approx nine and a half minutes
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