Parting Words: Out On The Edge
ANDREA SEABROOK, host:
Our parting words tonight come from Kurt Vonnegut's first novel. It's titled "Player Piano." It came out in 1952. In it Vonnegut writes: I want to stay as close on the edge as I can without going over. Out on the edge you see all kinds of things you can't see from the center. Big, undreamed-of things — the people on the edge see them first.
(Soundbite of song, "Study No. 7 for Player Piano")
SEABROOK: And that's ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News. I'm Andrea Seabrook. Have a great night.
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