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  • Shoshana lives in the mountains about a four - hour - drive from here, where she runs a small organica coffee - finca with her Mexican husband. Few people live up there, but she has one neighbor family. They are poor farmers, a couple with three daughters and two sons. Several times a week the two daughters of the oldest daughter of this couple, visit Shoshana, the girls are 6 and 8 years old and smart. Shoshana teaches them English.

    Recently she has observed that when she brings the girls home after class, their mother is not home. She discovered that the mother was fucking the husband of her younger sister, a girl barely fourteen, in the hay.

    There was a huge family fight after that. They are all Jehova´s Witnesses and such behavior is not what Jehova´s witnesses want. Both girls left the house and moved into the near - by very small village. The granddaughters styed with the grandparents.

    Shoshana arrived to visit me yesterday and the news is that the girls other as well as his fourteen - year - old wife, whom the young man - barely 17 - has not left are pregnant. "I am a machoman!" he boasted to Shoshana and then sat down for a coffee with her confiding that his best friend really likes the twelve - year - old sister of his wife and together they are planning how to kidnap her so that she can marry his friend.

    A few hours after hearing these news of that family, who I do not personally know a woman came to the Friday - Mourning Group. She is diabetic, close to complete kidney failure and nearly blind, she cried. Her mother never loved her and her husband never beat her, but always ran around with other women. 12 years ago he left for good. He left her with their 2 sons and went to live with her sister - in - law and her two adolescent daughters. Recently he said he wanted to return to her.

    "He did not want to return to me to change and be good now," she sobbed," he just sat down, grinned and told me that he was the man of all these three women and one of the nieces was now pregnant with his child. My God, the man has 20 - year - old grandchildren!"

    Before falling asleep I thought: we are caught in a cage called sex....

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    Photography by Kiki ( buffalo in Tanzania - such looks a stud!)

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