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Return To West, Texas (07.03.2013)

We check back in with Nita Gerik of West, Texas. Dick Gordon spoke with her in April, after an explosion in a fertilizer factory killed fourteen people, including eleven volunteer firefighters. Nita Gerik's husband was fire department chief for 25 years. Also from West, James Hand says writing music has not come easily since the explosion. Also in this show: Remembering Gettysburg.


Several selections from James Hand, including "There's Shadows Where the Magic Was", "Mighty Lonesome Man", "Just a Heart" and "If I Live Long Enough to Heal"; "We All Will" and "Untitled Love Song" by The Angels of Light. Cello by Matt Haimovitz

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