The Census Taker

“MANUEL shouldn’t have been employed as a census taker. He wasn’t qualified. He couldn’t read a map. He didn’t know what a map was. He only grinned when they told him that North was at the top. He knew better.”

Credits:

  • Adapted from the story Soddom and Gomorah Texas
  • Written by R.A. Lafferty
  • Performed by Kat Sawyer
  • Recorded by Warren Smith
  • This work is published under a CC-BY 4.0 license. You are free to share this recording. Credit should be attributed to verkaro.org
  • Presented in association with: The Public Domain Foundry with special thanks to our volunteers.
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About Warren Smith
Warren enjoys, reading, writing, recording audio, working with public domain resources, and generally having a good day.