Crickets caught to be tortured by some young boys at the orphanage.
There are no modern comforts at the orphanage. Children find what ever they can to play with.
young orphan girls form friendships that last until they leave the orphanage.
The kitchen is a room with a wood fired stove in it. The sisters of the orphanage do the cooking for the children. Here one of the sisters comforts one of the orphans while making dinner.
Foreigners are a treat at the orphanage and the younger children clamor for their attention knowing these people are passing through. No one really ever stays.
The children have very little in the way of comfort and compassion from adults. Alliances and friendships are formed for various reasons.
The girls have a harder time living in the orphanage. Physical and emotional abuse is common. They have learned to stick together for protection.
Every night the children of the orphanage shower and then pray before dinner.