When You Live In A Third World Country — Thought Catalog

Flickr / catedral01Inang Bayan / Motherland Where I come from children are not allowed to be children. At 6 Juan learns the word ‘violence;’ pink-faced on the floor, salt-wounds on the knees. At 7 he learns the word ‘sex,’ at 8 he sees his first corpse – Uncle some-name-or-other learns the word‘desperate,’ blinks, and ends…

via When You Live In A Third World Country — Thought Catalog

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