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he plays banjo near the Manila Cathedral for some money. you'll easily notice him. he has this infectious smile and a very bright face, even though he haven't seen the light of day since birth.

i talked to him for a couple minutes and he told me stories of him and his wife - their life together, making a living in the streets by playing his banjo and living in a depressed area in the metro.

through all those stories, he carried this beautiful and honest smile along with a very positive attitude in life.

i guess you don't need to have seeing eyes to see that hope always looms in the horizon.

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  • Copyright: jojo pensica (jobarracuda) (47)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Black & White
  • Date Taken: 2008-03-20
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/100 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2011-02-01 3:47
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