The Daily Foto: Grandmother Didn’t Know Her Age

Aug 30, 2009   //   Daily Foto, Haiti, Uncategorized  //  Comments Off on The Daily Foto: Grandmother Didn’t Know Her Age

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Asking how old is she?
Phodographer Leah Hudson in Croix-Bouquets, Haiti April 2009

This grandmother posed for her very first picture in her life with Foto the dog. When asked in Creole by Pastor Leon Dorleans how old she was, she replied “she didn’t know!” Imagine a lifetime without photographs. Dog Meets World provided her with this indelible memory.

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