Utah Snow Makes Life a Ball of Fun
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STEVE INSKEEP, Host:
In this country on the first day of spring some areas face a forecast of wintry weather for the next month or two which is fine with commentator Craig Childs.
CRAIG CHILDS: Some people say such an expanse of sky makes them feel small and insignificant. I feel just the opposite--like a giant, limitless--as if I could lift this stick and touch any one of the stars. There are things I forget when I'm bathed in electric lights, when I sleep comfortably in a bed. There is a whole universe out here passing by and tonight I feel like I could stand up from these shackles of cold and step out across the stars, striding like a god through this beautiful night.
INSKEEP: Commentator Craig Childs most recent book is The Way Out: A True Story of Ruin and Survival.
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