20-09-09 Woman In Black

This photo was taken in a small village named Vrboska in Croatia. But I could easily be somewhere in Italy or Greece, where I have observed the same fashion for older women. I don’t know why they wear black, unless it has something to do with the tradition of mourners donning black. Perhaps women such as this one who wear black are widows?

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