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SENEGAL-JOCKEY/
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February 19, 2021
Fallou Diop, 19, a jockey, sits next to his mother Ndeye Boye and brothers as his sister, carrying her...
NIAGA, Senegal
The Wider Image: Meet the teenage Senegalese jockey racing to fame
Fallou Diop, 19, a jockey, sits next to his mother Ndeye Boye and brothers as his sister, carrying her son, watches on at their home in Niaga, Rufisque region, Senegal, January 28, 2021. "It's a passion in my family," Diop said. "Since my grandfather we've supported horses, then my father after him." REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra SEARCH "BENSEMRA JOCKEYS" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
SENEGAL-JOCKEY/
RTX9JF5H
February 19, 2021
Fallou Diop, 19, a jockey, holds onto a young mare called Raissa Betty, whom he is currently training...
NIAGA, Senegal
The Wider Image: Meet the teenage Senegalese jockey racing to fame
Fallou Diop, 19, a jockey, holds onto a young mare called Raissa Betty, whom he is currently training to compete with in the future, as they cross a road after a hack along Lac Rose, also known as Lake Retba, in Niaga, Rufisque region, Senegal, January 27, 2021. "It's a passion in my family," Diop said. "Since my grandfather we've supported horses, then my father after him." REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra SEARCH "BENSEMRA JOCKEYS" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/TEXAS-FUNERAL HOME
RTX9I11B
February 18, 2021
Bridgette Emanuel and Samantha Emanuel offer words of comfort to Jasiah Beckles, 9, as he views the body...
Houston, UNITED STATES
The Wider Image: 'I just ask God to help me': Texas funeral home crushed by death as U.S. COVID toll...
Bridgette Emanuel and Samantha Emanuel offer words of comfort to Jasiah Beckles, 9, as he views the body of his grandfather, Samuel Emanuel Jr., who died from complications from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), during a private viewing held for the family at Pryority Funeral Experience, in Houston, Texas, U.S., February 11, 2021. "It feels wrong just leaving him here, I feel like he should be coming home with us," said Bridgette. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare SEARCH "FUNERALS O'HARE" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/TEXAS-FUNERAL HOME
RTX9I0YE
February 18, 2021
Jasiah Beckles, 9, is comforted by his mother, Lauren Ashley Emanuel, at the funeral of his grandfather...
Houston, UNITED STATES
The Wider Image: 'I just ask God to help me': Texas funeral home crushed by death as U.S. COVID toll...
Jasiah Beckles, 9, is comforted by his mother, Lauren Ashley Emanuel, at the funeral of his grandfather Samuel Emanuel Jr., 55, who died from complications from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), at Fifth Ward Missionary Baptist Church in Houston, Texas, U.S., February 13, 2021. The family wore blue to the funeral and placed a crown on Emanuel's head before closing his casket. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare SEARCH "FUNERALS O'HARE" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
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February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks,...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks,...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks, from the roof of his grandfather's house in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
RTX910LQ
February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks,...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks,...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, looks at the remains of houses destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks, from the roof of his grandfather's house in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
RTX910LP
February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, reacts during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, reacts during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, reacts during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks, in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
RTX910LM
February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, is seen during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, is seen during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, is seen during an interview with Reuters at his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks, in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
RTX910LK
February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
IRAQ-SECURITY/YAZIDI-SURVIVOR
RTX910K7
February 08, 2021
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State...
KOJO, Iraq
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State...
Thikran Kamiran Yousif, 22, walks in his grandfather's house which was destroyed in past Islamic State militant attacks, in Kojo, Iraq February 7, 2021. Picture taken February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Thaier al-Sudani
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NPUS
January 20, 2021
People hold posters of Kamala Harris to celebrate after she was sworn in as U.S. Vice President during...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People celebrate after Harris was sworn in as U.S. VP in Thulasendrapuram
People hold posters of Kamala Harris to celebrate after she was sworn in as U.S. Vice President during the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States, in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in Tamil Nadu state, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NPB7
January 20, 2021
People shout slogans as they celebrate after Kamala Harris was sworn in as U.S. Vice President during...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People celebrate after Kamala Harris was sworn in as U.S. Vice President in Thulasendrapuram
People shout slogans as they celebrate after Kamala Harris was sworn in as U.S. Vice President during the inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th President of the United States, in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NL73
January 20, 2021
A man holds a placard with the photo of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris as another distributes...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People celebrate inauguration of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in Thulasendrapuram
A man holds a placard with the photo of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris as another distributes sweets during the celebration on the day of her inauguration in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NL6I
January 20, 2021
People holding placards with the photo of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris celebrate on the day of...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People celebrate inauguration of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in Thulasendrapuram
People holding placards with the photo of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris celebrate on the day of her inauguration in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NL6H
January 20, 2021
People holding placards with the photo of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris light firecrackers...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People celebrate inauguration of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in Thulasendrapuram
People holding placards with the photo of U.S. Vice President-elect Kamala Harris light firecrackers as they celebrate on the day of her inauguration in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NL1T
January 20, 2021
A hoarding with the photo of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is seen in the village of Thulasendrapuram,...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
A hoarding with the photo of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is seen in the village of Thulasendrapuram...
A hoarding with the photo of Vice President-elect Kamala Harris is seen in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-BIDEN/INAUGURATION-INDIA
RTX8NKY9
January 20, 2021
A calendar with photos of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris hangs...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
A calendar with photos of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris hangs...
A calendar with photos of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris hangs in a shop in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, January 20, 2021. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY
RTX8KFDQ
January 05, 2021
Bianca Toniolo, 3, throws confetti as she watches her grandfather Massimo's wedding ceremony live on...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
Schoolteacher Marzio Toniolo and his family attend his father's Massimo's wedding ceremony online in...
Bianca Toniolo, 3, throws confetti as she watches her grandfather Massimo's wedding ceremony live on video call from the island of Sardinia, which her family were unable to attend in person due to strict coronavirus disease (COVID-19) regulations banning travel between regions, at their home in San Fiorano, Italy, January 5, 2021. The only people attending the wedding ceremony were Massimo Toniolo, his newlywed wife Graziella Pinna and the family of her son from the Sardinian town of Maracalagonis. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo
USA-VETERANSDAY/
RTX88TPS
November 11, 2020
Reflected in the wall, Rachel Mowat of Washington, D.C., takes a photo before placing a bouquet of flowers...
Washington, UNITED STATES
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Veterans Day in Washington
Reflected in the wall, Rachel Mowat of Washington, D.C., takes a photo before placing a bouquet of flowers under the name of her grandfather, Richard Swift, at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Veterans Day in Washington, U.S., November 11, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX87L2H
November 06, 2020
A family pose for a photograph wishing for U.S. Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris to...
PAINGANADU, India
A family wishes for U.S. vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris to win, in Painganadu
A family pose for a photograph wishing for U.S. Democratic vice-presidential nominee Kamala Harris to win, in Painganadu near the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, November 6, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX87BJI
November 05, 2020
Women and children sit next to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris...
PAINGANADU, India
Women and children sit next to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris...
Women and children sit next to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in Painganadu near the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in Tamil Nadu state, India, November 5, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX87BJC
November 05, 2020
Woman applies finishing touches to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris...
PAINGANADU, India
Woman applies finishing touches to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris...
Woman applies finishing touches to a message for U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris in Painganadu near the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in Tamil Nadu state, India November 5, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX873WJ
November 04, 2020
People pray for the victory of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris inside a temple...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
People pray for the victory of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris inside a temple...
People pray for the victory of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris inside a temple in the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, November 4, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX873SZ
November 04, 2020
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen pasted on a wall at...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen pasted on a wall at...
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen pasted on a wall at a bus stop at the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, November 4, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/INDIA-HARRIS
RTX873SV
November 04, 2020
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen at the entrance to...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen at the entrance to...
A banner featuring U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris is seen at the entrance to the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, November 4, 2020. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
USA-ELECTION/HARRIS-INDIA
RTX85B9D
October 27, 2020
A man drives past a banner of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris at the entrance...
THULASENDRAPURAM, India
A man drives past a banner of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris at the entrance...
A man drives past a banner of U.S. Democratic vice presidential nominee Kamala Harris at the entrance to the village of Thulasendrapuram, where Harris' maternal grandfather was born and grew up, in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, India, October 25, 2020. Picture taken October 25, 2020. REUTERS/Sudarshan Varadhan
SINGAPORE-ROYALS/
RTX85A92
October 27, 2020
Tengku Shawal, a royal descendant, says a prayer next to the tombstone of his great-great- grandfather,...
Singapore, Singapore
Tengku Shawal says a prayer next to the tombstone of his great-great-grandfather at the ancestral mausoleum...
Tengku Shawal, a royal descendant, says a prayer next to the tombstone of his great-great- grandfather, Tengku Alam, at the ancestral mausoleum in Sultan Mosque, Singapore, October 2, 2020. Picture taken October 2, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80OEZ
October 07, 2020
Each time he went to a funeral, Gino Verani came away with a "santino," the traditional laminated card...
Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Each time he went to a funeral, Gino Verani came away with a "santino," the traditional laminated card with a picture of the deceased on the front and a prayer on the back. Over the years he would slip them into two small cardboard boxes in a drawer in the living room of his house in San Fiorano - a town in northern Italy that was at the epicenter of the country's coronavirus pandemic - along with his watch, an outdated cellphone and his keys.By the time Verani died on Sept. 6 at the age of 88, he had collected nearly 150 "santini," so-called because they are similar to cards bearing images of Roman Catholic saints. Those cards depicting friends, and sometimes children of friends, became part of the many games his family devised to keep Verani's mind active against encroaching dementia during the national lockdown.REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
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October 07, 2020
A noticeboard, where funeral posters are posted, stands, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak,...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
A noticeboard, where funeral posters are posted, stands, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 16, 2020. More than a week after Gino Verani's death, his poster was still hanging from the bulletin. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVX
October 07, 2020
The nursing home, where Verani spent the last week of his life before he died, stands, during the coronavirus...
MALEO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
The nursing home, where Verani spent the last week of his life before he died, stands, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Maleo, Italy, September 16, 2020. Due to the regulations put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and Verani having to quarantine for two weeks when he arrived, his family were not able to ever visit him before he died. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVU
October 07, 2020
A funeral director stands in front of the coffin holding Gino Verani, before making his way to the church...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
A funeral director stands in front of the coffin holding Gino Verani, before making his way to the church for Verani's funeral service, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, at Verani's home, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVT
October 07, 2020
Gianni, Gino Verani's friend, stands, after accidentally sitting on the chair that Verani used to always...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gianni, Gino Verani's friend, stands, after accidentally sitting on the chair that Verani used to always use during church services, during Gino Verani's funeral, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVS
October 07, 2020
Gino Verani's "Santino" card, a traditional laminated card with a picture of a deceased person on the...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani's "Santino" card, a traditional laminated card with a picture of a deceased person on the front and a prayer on the back, given to visitors at funerals, is pictured at his home on the day of his funeral, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVR
October 07, 2020
Visitors sit around the coffin holding Gino Verani, during his wake at his home, during the coronavirus...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Visitors sit around the coffin holding Gino Verani, during his wake at his home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 7, 2020. Many relatives and friends of Verani, came to visit him during his wake which continued throughout the evening. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVP
October 07, 2020
Francesca, 61, Gino Verani's daughter, sleeps on a sofa next to her father's body, the night before Verani's...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Francesca, 61, Gino Verani's daughter, sleeps on a sofa next to her father's body, the night before Verani's funeral, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVL
October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini looks at her husband Gino Verani's body, before going to sleep and spending the last night...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini looks at her husband Gino Verani's body, before going to sleep and spending the last night with him under the same roof, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 8, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVK
October 07, 2020
Bianca, Gino Verani's great-grand-daughter, looks at a picture that she drew of Verani, at her home,...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Bianca, Gino Verani's great-grand-daughter, looks at a picture that she drew of Verani, at her home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 7, 2020. The picture was later placed inside Verani's jacket that he was buried in. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVJ
October 07, 2020
Marzio Toniolo is carried on his grandfather Gino Verani's shoulder's through the mountains in Trentino-Alto...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Marzio Toniolo is carried on his grandfather Gino Verani's shoulder's through the mountains in Trentino-Alto Adige, in this undated family photograph taken by Verani's mother, at Verani's home in San Fiorano, Italy, September 5, 2020. "It is the photography that excites me most. I believe it was 1989." said Toniolo. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVI
October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini records a video on a mobile phone, to be shown to her husband, Gino Verani, who is in care...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini records a video on a mobile phone, to be shown to her husband, Gino Verani, who is in care facility, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 3, 2020. Toniolo, Prandini and Verani's grandson, said that the facility where Verani was taken, allowed family members to make video calls with a helper at the care home who would hold up an iPad. However, in Verani's room, the internet did not work, so his family had to resort to video messages. Toniolo said that the emotion and the certainty that his grandfather would not be able to understand, made this operation of making the video messages, disappointing. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVH
October 07, 2020
Gino Verani is comforted by his wife, Ines Prandini, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani is comforted by his wife, Ines Prandini, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, August 30, 2020. Toniolo, Verani's and Prandini's grandson, said that in what became rare moments of lucidity, Verani would ask for Prandini's hand. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVG
October 07, 2020
Blood, from when Gino Verani had fallen down the stairs, is caught on his wife Ines Prandini's cardigan...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Blood, from when Gino Verani had fallen down the stairs, is caught on his wife Ines Prandini's cardigan when she had tried to help him up, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, May 27, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani and Prandini's grandson, who had taken the photograph, said that fortunately, Verani had gotten away with only a few small bruises from the fall. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVF
October 07, 2020
Gino Verani lies in a bed set up in the living room of his home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani lies in a bed set up in the living room of his home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, August 27, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said that Verani was no longer able to move when the photo was taken. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/ITALY-GRANDAD
RTX80IVE
October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini, Gino Verani's wife, sits in front of a sewing machine at her home, during the coronavirus...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini, Gino Verani's wife, sits in front of a sewing machine at her home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 2, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Prandini's grandson, who took the photo, said that Prandini closed herself in a shell of sadness and melancholy, when she was not able to see Verani for two weeks and was convinced that sooner or later she would be able to bring him home. Her wish, Toniolo said, was that Verani could die at home, however, he said it was unthinkable to be able to manage a patient in those conditions in a home and without adequate assistance. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani's and Ines Prandini's bed lies empty in their bedroom, on the first day that Verani was taken...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani's and Ines Prandini's bed lies empty in their bedroom, on the first day that Verani was taken to a care home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, September 2, 2020. When a bed was set up for Verani on the ground floor of their home, Prandini started to sleep on a sofa next to her husband's bed. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani is put on a stretcher as he is taken to hospital, after coming down with a fever, as his...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani is put on a stretcher as he is taken to hospital, after coming down with a fever, as his family stand around him, at his home in San Fiorano, Italy, August 23, 2020. Toniolo, Verani's grandson, said that while Verani was alone in bed on the ground floor, his condition got worse every day. He could not get up, and was almost always lying in bed. The confusion and agitation of the first period, due to immobility, gave way to a state of continuous numbness. When Verani came down with a fever, which Toniolo said was probably due to the air conditioning, they called health professionals to carry out checks and, as always, to exclude the risk that he had contracted COVID-19. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini helps bathe her husband Gino Verani at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini helps bathe her husband Gino Verani at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, May 26, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani shaves his beard at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano,...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani shaves his beard at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, April 13, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said tat this was one of the last times Verani was able to shave independently. Two months later he was no longer able to do so, so a barber came to the house weekly to cut his beard and hair. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Graziano Verani, a volunteer for the Civil Protection of San Fiorano, gives flowers to his parents Ines...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Graziano Verani, a volunteer for the Civil Protection of San Fiorano, gives flowers to his parents Ines Prandini and Gino Verani at their home during to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, April 17, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani, 87, covers his face as he sits in the kitchen at his home, during the coronavirus disease...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani, 87, covers his face as he sits in the kitchen at his home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, April 10, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said that in moments of particular tiredness, Verani would ask his wife to go to bed very early in the evening. This, however, Toniolo said, created temporal imbalances in him and sent him into total confusion. So Toniolo's grandmother did everything to keep him awake and he, in his own way, reacted by pretending to be desperate. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani and his wife Ines Prandini practice social distancing as they chat to their friends Gianni...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani and his wife Ines Prandini practice social distancing as they chat to their friends Gianni and his partner Anna, while their great-granddaughter Bianca Toniolo plays in overgrown grass nearby, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, April 19, 2020. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani holds hands with his great-grand-daughter Bianca, 2, as they go on a walk together in San...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani holds hands with his great-grand-daughter Bianca, 2, as they go on a walk together in San Fiorano, Italy, April 14, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson and Bianca's father, who took the photo, said that despite Bianca being so young, she understood the difficulties of her great-grandfather and would sometimes help him. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini, 85, makes a phonecall as her husband Gino Verani, 87, looks out of a window at home, during...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini, 85, makes a phonecall as her husband Gino Verani, 87, looks out of a window at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, April 11, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Prandini and Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said that this was a typical scene of what was the everyday life of his grandparents, Prandini busy solving any kind of matter and Verani peeking out the window, intrigued by the people passing in front of the house. REUTERS /Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini, 85, helps her husband Gino Verani, 87, get ready for bed, with the help of their great-grand-daughter...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini, 85, helps her husband Gino Verani, 87, get ready for bed, with the help of their great-grand-daughter Bianca Toniolo, 2, at their home in San Fiorano, Italy, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/MarzioToniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini, 85, ties her husband Gino Verani's, 87, shoelaces, at their home, during the coronavirus...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini, 85, ties her husband Gino Verani's, 87, shoelaces, at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, March 17, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Prandini and Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said the picture was quite symbolic of what Prandini was for Verani in recent years: constant and total support. REUTERS/MarzioToniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani, 87, observes a collection of "santino" cards, a traditional laminated card with a picture...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani, 87, observes a collection of "santino" cards, a traditional laminated card with a picture of a deceased person on the front and a prayer on the back, given to visitors at funerals, that Verani had collected every time he went to a funeral of friends, relatives or acquaintances over the years, in the living room of his home in San Fiorano, Italy, March 14, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson, who took the photo, said that there were around 150 cards that Verani had collected and that particularly towards the end of Verani's life, he would use the cards as an activity to keep Verani's memory trained saying 'I pointed to the pictures and asked him if he remembered the names. The answers were almost always correct, despite the difficulties associated with memory,' he said. REUTERS/MarzioToniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Ines Prandini, 85, comforts Gino Verani, 87, her husband, as she sits next to him at their home, during...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Ines Prandini, 85, comforts Gino Verani, 87, her husband, as she sits next to him at their home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, March 12, 2020. Toniolo, their grandson said that often, in moments of despair, Verani would ask Prandini to sit next to him. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Marzio Toniolo, 35, and his grandfather, Gino Verani, 87, play a game of cards at home, during the coronavirus...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Marzio Toniolo, 35, and his grandfather, Gino Verani, 87, play a game of cards at home, during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, March 12, 2020. Toniolo, who took the photo, said that he and his relatives would often use card games as a method to keep Verani's memory trained saying that Verani had always been an excellent card player, once able, despite experiencing problems with his memory, to keep in mind both his own score and that of his opponent. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani, 87, smiles as he opens a door at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak,...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani, 87, smiles as he opens a door at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, March 7, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani's grandson who took the photo, said that when Verani was in a good mood, he would often greet Toniolo and his great-granddaughter Bianca with a song or a smile, especially to amuse Bianca. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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October 07, 2020
Gino Verani, 87, and his wife Ines Prandini, 85, sleep at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19)...
SAN FIORANO, Italy
The Wider Image: Losing my grandfather to dementia during the pandemic
Gino Verani, 87, and his wife Ines Prandini, 85, sleep at home, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in San Fiorano, Italy, March 7, 2020. Marzio Toniolo, Verani and Prandini's grandson, who took the photo, said that he had not entered his grandparent's room since he was a child, when, during the summer holidays, he would once sleep among them at night. Each morning, Toniolo said, during the period of the first red zone, he would listen out for noise coming from their bedroom to reassure himself that everything was okay. REUTERS/Marzio Toniolo SEARCH "TONIOLO GRANDFATHER" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES
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