April 21, 2014

It is said that in combat some soldiers shoot over their enemies' heads to avoid killing them.
- Yvonne Adhiambo Owuor
   Kenyan writer(b.1968)

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Reflection for the Day appears in the Boston Globe every Monday through Saturday, on the last pages of the "g" section. The year 2014 marks the feature's thirtieth year of publication.

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