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Beverly Beckham

Pure love is the antidote to aging

Usually I go around telling people that it’s my birthday when it’s an entire month away. “Only 30 more days,” I say. “Only two more weeks. Only 12 more hours!”

Usually, I announce this to everyone and anyone. It’s not a birth day, I explain. It’s a birth month. And usually I feel shortchanged because my birth month is February.

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