Faces of Africa: Photo Gallery Two

Faces of Africa Pictures: Pokot girl from Kenya wears necklace
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Masai Boy, Kenya

"A boy [foreground] anxiously awaits his circumcision, praying he will have the courage not to cry out. Following his operation, he is helped into his mother's hut, where he will be given fresh cow's blood to rebuild his strength."

photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher, writing in the book Faces of Africa

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Photograph by Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher
 
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