A guitar player stands next to graves while waiting for customers ...
Feb 29th, 2012
(Reuters) - A guitar player stands next to graves while waiting for customers at a cemetery on the outskirts of Ciudad Juarez February 28, 2012. Musicians offer to play the deceased's favourite tunes during funeral services. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez (MEXICO - Tags: SOCIETY) -
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