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When I picked up my copy of Maclean’s Year in Pictures (Dec. 24) and saw that little boy’s beaming face on the front cover, my heart jumped with delight. It put a big, happy smile on my face to see how the heart of a child at play cannot be held down by the imposing and sombre world around him.
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