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Holiday Story: 'The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus'

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Holiday Story: 'The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus'

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Holiday Story: 'The Boy Who Laughed At Santa Claus'

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Seattle Librarian David Wright Reads 'Noel,' By Michael Plemmons

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Storyteller extraordinaire and Seattle librarian David Wright reads a holiday tale — the 1942 Ogden Nash classic "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus."

GUY RAZ, host:

Finally tonight, a cautionary tale for Christmas. It comes from Seattle librarian David Wright.

Mr. DAVID WRIGHT (Librarian): This is "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus" by Ogden Nash.

(Soundbite of poem "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus" being read)

RAZ: That was "The Boy Who Laughed at Santa Claus," by Ogden Nash. It's a classic, copyright 1942, and it was read for us by Seattle librarian David Wright. To hear David read another story - it's called "Noel" - go to our Web site, npr.org.

And for Sunday, that's ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News. I'm Guy Raz. Thanks for listening and happy holidays from all of us.

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