“Something that was also pre-established is that I had to take care of raising my children. Everything related to social life, school and emotional wellbeing of my children fell on me. I understand that structure, but I wanted to drive apart from that.
After 6 years of being married, I woke up. I felt trapped in the house, I did not even know how to drive so I learned.
You have to start analyzing what you do for love, and what things you do by mandate. The vast majority of women of my age are in the same situation: rethinking things all the time.” – Silvia, 53 years old
«Our entire generation was raised by sexist women. And that is present today. The boys were always laying there and I swept the house. I had to ask them to please raise their feet, and they would complain about it. They were not asked to do anything» – Silvia, 53 years old
«My psychologist helped me to identify the manipulations through emotion intended for me to take care of certain things until I die. And I take care of them, but now I’m seeing it from another perspective: This is not my life, my occupation and my purpose.» – Silvia, 53 years old
«Prostitution only keeps perpetuating the idea that women are simply a hole. And that has to end.» – Silvia, 53 years old
«We are learning. All of this is happening in a world that opens, uncovers itself and it is horrific … but it has to be uncovered. Because there has to be a change.» – Silvia, 53 years old
Febrero 2019 ~ Rolleiflex 3.5 F + Fomapan 400