Slate Out Loud: David Plotz Reads Herbert Stein’s classic essay “Watching the Couples Go By.” (AUDIO.)
David Plotz Reads His All-Time Favorite Slate Essay: Watching the Couples Go By” (AUDIO)
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July 18 2014 11:28 AM

Slate Voice:Watching the Couples Go By”

Listen to David Plotz read his all-time favorite Slate essay.


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Watching the Couples Go By” was originally published in Slate on June 13, 1997. It’s one of David’s favorite Slate pieces.

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