Hektoen International

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  • The village’s physician

    Alexandru Sonoc Sibiu, Romania   In a peasant house a sick woman lies in bed. An old physician is writing a prescription on a table on which there are already three small bottles of medicine. He is surrounded by the patient’s relatives, concerned but full of hope, all wearing traditional peasant costumes. An old man…