Día de los Muertos Celebration + Video

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I remember being a little girl and walking to the Ysleta cemetery with my grandma. The cemetery was only a couple of blocks away from our home and I was always scared of it. It is a very old cemetery. Most of the plots are simple, not ornate. Some plots are marked with small barriers, like stones; and some are marked with wooden crosses. There are no trees or grass – its just dirt.

Day of the Dead children

My grandma held my hand with one hand and carried flowers from her garden in her other hand and we walked around the cemetery until she found her “angelitos” little angels.

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