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Cleaning up papa's place
Jeremias pulls weeds from the gravesite of his father. His father died in 2000. His mother died a year later. The visit to the cemetery in August 2007 was his first in about a year. Jeremias used to visit his father's grave once a week, with the help of his grandfather who gave him travel money. But last year, his grandfather passed away.

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author of this photograph:

Saquina
Maputo project participant

people in this photograph:

Jeremias
Maputo project participant

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Posted 7:52PM on Monday, August 13, 2007 Pacific Time


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