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Rena Effendi
Nastafa and Vasile Nemes have been married for over 50 years. Traditionally, when a boy liked a girl, he would first declare his feelings to her parents. Her parents inform their daughter and if she feels the same, she would stand on the front porch, allowing him two minutes to run up to her and confess his feelings. Maramures, Romania. 2012

Nastafa and Vasile Nemes have been married for over 50 years. When a boy likes a girl, he first declares his feelings to her parents. In turn, the parents inform their daughter and if she likes him she would go out and stand on the front porch. At this point, he has about 2 minutes to run up to her and confess about his feelings. Maramures, Romania. October, 2012

Series: Transylvania: Built on Grass

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