Tetlapan Quetzanitzin: My heart knows how truly I weep for my friend
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Poniatowska: the death of a child is "an eternal anguish"

Grief statue x1klima flickr

For a mother, the disappearance of a child signifies a traceless torment, an eternal anguish in which there is no resignation, no consolation, no time for the wound to heal.
 
Elena Poniatowska (1932–), Silence Is Strong (translated from Fuerte es el silencio; if you know the translator, or have the original quotation in Spanish, please let me know.)
 
Image from a cemetery in Vienna, by x1klima on Flickr

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