Lewis Grizzard

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12:14 pm
Mon August 16, 2010

They Tore Out My Heart and Stomped That Sucker Flat by Lewis Grizzard

In this volume, which was a New York Times best-seller and sold 100,000 copies when published in 1982, when Grizzard was only 37, he tells of how he had earlier learned he had a problem, the up side of which, he says, was being given "a reprieve from the mud and blood of Vietnam," and describes the then-revolutionary procedures which would prolong his life.

Audio ?2010 Alabama Public Radio

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