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Portraits Of Boston: Good Genes

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“I’m 96 and I hope to live another 10 years. I’m walking and I can read without glasses.”

“Do you have a secret?”

“I’m just very, very lucky. I have good genes but also a great deal of faith. All I can tell you is this: Keep yourself busy and think of other people.”


Portraits of Boston is a project of independent photographer Ivan Velinov. He is regularly sharing some of his favorite portraits with WBUR. Visit his website to see the hundreds of portraits he has taken on the streets of Boston.

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