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Beverly Beckham

Beverly Beckham is a columnist for the Globe’s regional editions.

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Beverly Beckham

Still enchanted by hats and the memories they hold

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I miss the totally superfluous, wide-brimmed beauties designed solely for sitting on top of a head.

Beverly Beckham

Great to get away, but so good to come home

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“Enjoy your time away; stop worrying,” My mother used to say when I would call her from some distant place.

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Do look back at last year, to remember and celebrate what’s important

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The Masai never look back. We do, every year, but we are spending far too much time looking back at the wrong things.

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Sadly, there’s no innocence outside the gates of childhood

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The author thinks about the children who were murdered in Pakistan, Sandy Hook ,and Dunblane; and how peace on earth fails to come.