Wed Mar 23, 2011
Mister Ron’s Basement No. 1902
This week, we have found some wonderful short stories by the great Southern Writer, Opie P. Read.
Today we present one of Read’s most charming tales from 1888, about an old man and a young lady who love to discuss books together. It is called ‘Despite His Age.’
Time: approx thirteen minutes
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