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September 16, 2009 · Leave a Comment

Garrison Keillor’s “Brush with Mortality”

By Lee Aase Lee Aase (@LeeAase)

Syndicated columnist and radio host Garrison Keillor shares his story of a recent stroke in his Chicago Tribune column, published today: The doctor who saw me in the ER wrote in her report: “nice 67 y.o. male, flat affect, awake, alert and appropriate.” I had appeared with slurred speech and a balloon in my head, […]

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