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MEXICO: When I grow up • A child's life in quarantine.

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Thiago relaxing in an inflatable pool with his father on their twenty-third day of self-isolation due to Covid-19 pandemic at a temporary home in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico on April 6, 2020. Photographer Benedicte Desrus explains, "This pool means a lot for a child used to play outside and brings him freshness as its 42 degrees Celsius outside." Thiago, 3-years-old, is the son of the photographer. He was documented as part of a project titled “When I grow up” about a child growing up on quarantine, away from other children and from the outside world, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo by Bénédicte Desrus