deponti (deponti) wrote,
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Childhood

Those missing teeth, those anklets, the (probably) hand-me-down cycle, one shoe on and one off, similar haircuts, possibly by the same barber...those innocent grins...before gender raises its head, it is not boyhood or girlhood, just childhood.

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Muninagara, Karnataka, 260920
Tags: childhood, children, karnataka, nature, photography, villages
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