Poor in money, rich in heart

An Ethiopian mother carrying her baby on her back, and her son. © Lore Geeraert, 2014

An Ethiopian mother carrying her baby on her back, and her son. © Lore Geeraert, 2014

Sharing is of very important value in Ethiopian culture. However little they have, Ethiopians always invite both friends and strangers to join their meal or drink. Once invited, insisting to pay is just not possible without truly offending your inviter.

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