K'iche' Maya Oral History Project



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There was a man who used to have sex with any woman he could find, young or old. Finally he contracted syphilis and began to suffer a great deal from the disease. He went to the doctor and paid a lot of money for a cure then decided that he had done wrong, and stopped having random sex with women

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Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico


Sexual encounters; disease; repentance


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Oral History #082: A Womanizer Suffers from Syphilis



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