On the Edge

VeiledWomanVaranasi-D70_5934Yes she’s shy, like so many women in India are. In a 2 by 3 meter Varanasi brick and dirt cubicle, she lives with her husband and 3 children. There’s no door… On the dirt floor there’s a thin mattress where the 5 sleep. Yet, there exists a huge fighting spirit in this woman, and she’s proud of the tea she makes for me. When you live on the edge, the only thing that matters is now.

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