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The January Song

Jan 11, 2010 | 2 Comments

The January Song

“People in Alice Springs ought to get a life,” the service station man said to my friend Christopher the other day. He was commenting on the hundreds of people who create their own stream whenever the Todd River comes down, pouring out of their homes to watch, sometimes for hours, as the river does what rivers are supposed to. He said he’d been living in Alice Springs for a long time – “two years” – and had already seen the Todd flow a couple of times. W...Read more