A Filipino girl, fondly called Puti by loved ones, climbs a tree branch in Tondo, home to hundreds of thousands of shanty dwellers. ‘My dream is to become queen, she proudly declares, in Tagalog. She tells me this is her favorite dress. ‘It is beautiful when my papa washes it’ Her father collects coal for a living.
📷@hannahreyesmorales (Hannah Reyes Morales)