In every smile, a greeting

Even his bad fortune, was received with a smile

En el mercado Xalapa, Veracruz, México
At the market           Xalapa, Veracruz, México

A smile would be more than enough to exchange a warm greeting between them. Right after, he would sit next to his father, and get ready to begin with, his chores and make the day worth its while.

En el paseo Paseo de la Reforma, Cdmex, México
Paisajes urbanos          Paseo de la Reforma, Cdmex, México

Later, when the moment for a break had finally arrived, they would then drink in the hot coffee’s warmth together, silently enjoying a moment of rest and their mutual company. Once refreshed, they quietly went back to their task of milking the family farm’s cows.

El guardián del bosque Bosque de Chapultepec, Cdmex, México
El guardián del bosque           Bosque de Chapultepec, Cdmex, México

Many more chores and events filled those peaceful days of his childhood. Yet. those special moments, in the pre-dawn hours, were still his favourite quiet times and most cherished memory. They remained in the deepest reaches of his soul, as the happiest days of his life.


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