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'Nello 3

By david deveson  
As many of you who have followed this series of photographs will know, 'Nello lives in a hospice for sufferers of AIDS.
'Nello goes from moments of declaring that enough is enough and refuses to take his medications but then, with care and attention from the social workers, he returns to believing once again that maybe it is worth it and starts to take his medications once again.
Yesterday was a good day as you can see from this shot.
Let's hope there are many more like this.

Tags: Photo journalism Black and white Portraits and people

Voters: mrswoolybill, riprap007, rocky41 and 10 more


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mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.4k 2543 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 10:03AM
A strong eye and such precise delicacy of touch. Wishing him well.
Moira
riprap007 18 1.6k 37 England
25 May 2009 11:19AM
yep, the medications routine, such a niggling imposition
Daisymaye Plus
14 23 24 Canada
25 May 2009 1:58PM
Beautiful work. Nice to know he is doing better...Sandy
Eviscera 16 1.1k 149 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 7:47PM
such a good series , priveledged to be able to see the jorunalism.

Dave
tommythecat 15 149 2 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 9:40PM
beautiful shot & a fantastically engaging series as a whole.
pennyspike 19 2.1k 29 United Kingdom
25 May 2009 9:59PM
This is a powerful series that gives us an insight into the lives of others in a sensitive but thought-provoking manner.
Penny
david deveson 18 63 2 Italy
26 May 2009 7:59AM
Thank you all and especially for the User Awards... gratifying to say the least.
David

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