It's hard for the modern generation to understand Thoreau, who lived beside a pond but didn't own water skis or a snorkel.

Loudon Wainwright III

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Loudon Snowden Wainwright III (born September 5, 1946) is an American songwriter, folk singer, humorist, and actor. He is the brother of Sloan Wainwright, father of musicians Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright, and Lucy Wainwright Roche, He is the former husband of the late folksinger Kate McGarrigle, and currently resides on Long Island, NY.

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