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seen better days

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Yirgalem Ethiopia 2007

 

The Sadomo region of the Ethiopia is known for producing the best coffee second to Harar....Make Trade Fair!

 

I don't really understand yet the psychology as to why poverty pictures seem to touch the heart the way they do. And therefore I see these shoes as a token of survival and experience rather then shame.

 

*(for more up lifting photos of ethiopia check out ETHIOPIA 2007)*

 

My father was actually taking her portait head shot when I noticed these little shoes which had seen better days.

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Taken on November 12, 2007