Never on a Sunday

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She had trouble seeing. He was not particularly mobile. But these were secondary observations. There was something very sensual about the way he stroked her hair as he combed it every morning. Then I found a roomful of women, mostly over eighty, dancing to “Never on a Sunday”. My perceptions of old age needed serious rethinking.

© Shahidul Alam/Drik/Majority World

© Shahidul Alam/Drik/Majority World

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