Culture shapes play — roadside shrines of Mexico
Where do children get their ideas for play?
The munchkin and her friend built an elaborate shrine in the garden for a couple of dead snails.
Why a shrine? Well, roadside shrines to the people who have died in accidents are a common sight when driving in Mexico. They range from simple structures to elaborate monuments.
Here’s one at the site of a bus crash that resulted in multiple deaths.
Now we know what inspired the girls.