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Love in Mali

‘Monique, you don’t find true love in Mali’, both Amadou and Ibrahim have stated more than once. ‘A man may love his woman, but the chances of the woman marrying a man out of love are quite low’, was added … Continue reading

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The nature of giving and receiving

‘Madame, donnez-moi un cadeau! Donnez-moi mille franc! Un bic? Un bonbon?’ Slogans like this will be heard from many children and they lead to a variety of reactions with travelers. Even if we are far from rich in our own … Continue reading

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