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Wings
Narrated by Lorrie Moore
Written by Lorrie Moore
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In “Wings,” we watch the inevitable unraveling of two once-hopeful musicians, neither of whom held fast to their dreams nor struck out along other paths, as Moore deftly depicts the intricacies of dead-ends and the workings of regret.

“Wings” is both a summation and forgiveness of the gross things we do, like dating schmucky people and schmoozing the nice-but-wealthy old man next door, things meant to help us get ahead but that instead leave us a little behind. “Ignorance ironically arranged for future self-knowledge,” thinks KC, “Life is never perfect.” ""If one knew the future, all the unexpected glimpses of the beloved, one might have trouble finding the courage to go on."

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