Sad, but true... (b/w only - pls read the rules)

Challenge #12 in the Opportunities series. Hosted by juanlucas.
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Some time we can see something really sad; but it's not only "sad"... it's simply true, it's part of the real world, even if we would like to avoid that image to come to our minds. Show us what your eyes could see.
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Peasant family living in the Amazon jungle in small wooden house with a roof covered with straw and draw their livelihoods through the planting and sale of manioc flour, as well as fishing. More when winter comes of difficulties are very great, since it is difficult to grow due to the heavy rains flooded fields and small rivers are filled with many where the fish are gone. where they are forced to live with very little or no food.
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Submitted: Thursday, 15th September, 2011 12:11 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 26th March, 2009
Focal length: 17 mm
Shutter speed: 500 sec
Aperture: F5
ISO: 400
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