These woman are the pillars of culture and wisdom in the village. They have lived. The evidence of the generations they have supported is written on their faces. Despite this, they can give the most dazzling smiles.
Now that the portraits are officially delivered, here is a second photo taken of the old women of the village of Mainit. I was asked to take this photo, only if I brought a copy back to the ladies. They were laughing about how tall I was and how much difficulty I was having with eating the rice with my hands!