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La Llorona: The Mother Who Drowned Her Sons

In Mexico City, Mexico, there was a beautiful young woman named Maria. She was very poor and grew as a peasant. However her beauty was so astounding, even wealthy men desired her. Her eyes were emerald green and her hair was a gentle dark chestnut brown. As Maria grew older, she became more beautiful.
One day as Maria walked along the road with her grandmother, she met a handsome man who was visiting the town for trade. His name was Gregorio Ventura. He was a very wealthy man that was swooned by Maria’s intense beauty. Soon after, he asked her hand in marriage and took care of her the best he knew how. Gregorio lavished Maria with gifts and love.
Maria was the envy the town -- she had everything she had ever wanted. She was beautiful, she found love with a handsome man, and now she was one of the richest women in Mexico City.
She then gave birth to two very handsome young boys. They had their mother's smile, and their father's charm.
A few years after Maria gave birth to her two sons, her husband was beginning to lose interest in her. He wanted to be with a much more refined woman from a higher class. He was no longer attracted to Maria, and he just wanted more. Maria's beauty was becoming a dim to Gregorio's eyes.
One day as Maria walked hand-in-hand with her sons along the riverbank, she saw her husband's carriage approach them.
As the carriage moved away from the dark, she saw the face of another woman sitting inside of the carriage. The woman was very elegant, dressed in fine, expensive clothing. Her husband made no contact with Maria, and only paid attention to their sons. He gave them gifts and told each of them how special and dear they were to him. He completely ignored Maria and rode away in the carriage with his mistress.
Maria was boiled in rage as she watched the carriage pull away into the darkness. She was so upset, the riverbank shook with terrible screams. She grabbed her two sons by the neck and flung their small bodies to the rushing river.
Their throats gasped and gargled, begging for help. She watched her sons bang against the still rocks and then their bobbing heads finally disappeared.
A few moments later, she realized what she had done and guilt swallowed her. Maria screamed and cried down the street asking for her children.

"Oh my boys! My boys! What have I done?!"

She then went over to the riverbank and drowned herself.

To this day, it is said that she haunts the area. You can hear her screams and cries for her baby boys piercing even through the town.

As she haunts the riverbank where she drowned her son, it is said that she preys on other young children that resembles her own.

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I'm going to use this story to tell it to my kids on Halloween night. Bwahahaha!!!! 😈 lol 😉
the cry. @alywoah
@melissamae what is the movie called/
creepy! !
ive been hearing a lot about this and saw a movie about it.
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Are you Looking for different ways to start your soap business as a brand? You have got the resources; now, you have to customize your brand with creative soap packaging ideas to make your brand stand out. The powerful customization of packaging permits you to create a unique design of your own for your brand with inspirational ideas. You can think of your product design and build a distinctive product packaging that attracts the customers. As you know, there are many different brands in the market, and you need to stand out differently from those companies and brands. For that, the best solution is that the packaging of your soapboxes must have distinctive qualities. Okay, there are ways through which you can mark your product from others. Calmly, think about the special event, it will help you if you are going to customize your gift soapboxes. It would be good if you have a varied packaging style for that special occasion, like soapboxes for Christmas and baby shower, then customize your soap gift packaging ideas according to the event like images, cartoons, and floral designs. Custom soap packaging to mark the contrast It is the tradition in the world, especially the USA, that soapboxes are famous for various purposes like gifts, brand identification, and personalized brands. Usually, brands prefer to make their products different from others. For this purpose, they use different methods to make their product unique from other brands. It is the tactic of soap manufacturers to customize soapboxes to make people aware of their brand. Moreover, the best part about the packaging boxes is that they retain the quality of the soap and also guarantees safe delivery to the customer. Most of the soap brands prefer to pack their soaps in specialized packaging boxes. Its primary reason is that they want to make their product special from others. Ultimately, it makes people remember the product. Different types of soapboxes for different use It's simple; if your soapbox is not professional, then it will make a negative impression on your customers. For this purpose, there are several types of custom printed soap boxes for different purposes like beauty, laundry, kitchen, and medicinal soaps. Types of Common Soap Packaging There are four common types of soap that we use in our daily life. - Medical soap against germs or acne - Liquid Handwash soap - Soap for Kitchen usage - Washing soap for laundry use Each type needs a proper and separate packaging style. For example, in the case of laundry, the soapbox must highlight the instructions on how to use it with a depiction of an elegant design. In the same way, for medical purposes, the soapboxes must have preventive ideas that show the method of application and usage. Similarly, it must have colourful images to make the product attractive. However, in all these cases, one thing that you must consider while designing and building these soapboxes is the quality of the box. Further, the quality of the material must be high; otherwise, it will ruin the image of the product before the customer and also destroy the nature of the soap. Importance of Design and Color Scheme in Soap packaging ideas Soapbox's manufacturer governs the class type. Packaging boxes consist of different materials; each of them can be personalized according to the content. The bulk soapboxes reflect the product's particular identity excellently. The shelf is full of the demands and tools to decorate the box. Hence, graceful designs of these boxes with the custom print patterns make the product different from other market competitors. These custom printed boxes are very different, which is very exciting for any company. A sleeve style serves as a box to enhance the visibility of the product beautifully. Your creativity will find a range of these sets. Such boxes contribute enormously to revenue and income growth in any sector. State-of-the-art Custom Soap Boxes packaging styles Pillow soapboxes Another kind of customized soapboxes is pillow style boxes with custom printing. The die-cut window style boxes are ubiquitous. Here you can add the name of the company and logo. Four fingers round soap Packaging Ideas You can make these types of boxes with coffee filters. You can make round soap packaging with super, simple ideas. The outcome of these boxes is aesthetically pleasing. You can easily find natural Kraft-colored coffee papers or white coffee filters. Drawer style Soap Boxes Wholesale These types of soap packing boxes are often used as they are useful in providing reliable packaging services. In other terms, this is the soap storage package. Typically, in their processing, manufacturers use Cardboard and kraft papers. This custom soap packaging is in the two-piece category. The benefit, though, is that soaps stay with one another as opposed to tuck end style. Both the shop owner and the consumer do not need to show their items separately. Smoothly slip the drawer outside to smell the sweet scent of the soaps. It makes them cost-effective as they are produced from recyclable materials. Hexagonal Style of Bar Soap Packaging Ideas Throughout time, several changes have been introduced to customized soapboxes. Such hexagonal boxes look attractive and elegant on the shelf. Such wholesale soap packaging is very well-known in a short time. On top of the shape, they are durable personalized soap packaging. Some extra features make it the most famous. These boxes are made with Cardboard, which gives it rigidity. Therefore, they attract customers attention. Die Cut Custom eco-friendly soap packaging For the eco-friendly soap packaging ideas, you need to involve different materials. However, among these materials, kraft paper is the best in soap packaging material to use for their production after the cardboard material. On these custom kraft boxes, the style of die-cutting is very useful. Kraft paper is the die-cut friendly paper with eco-friendly qualities. Moreover, this process and manufacturing of this material are easy, which makes it cost-effective. But this does not mean that this paper compromise on quality. Kraft Soap Boxes for Wholesale Soap Packaging Nice, the kraft boxes are best because of the stiffening and brown strength. It absorbs water, but even it looks elegant. You must have found that if you put soap on the paper, even a quarter of the drop is usually wet. But you could not be disappointed if you have used these Kraft soapboxes. Not just because they absorb the water but also avoid your soap being wasted after wash. Best of all, the Kraft soapboxes don't cause the soap to affect externally. The right Kraft paper is all you need to search for. The soap packaging boxes can be produced according to your individualization. Another important thing to use these boxes is that they are essential to give your idea as an eco-friendly brand. People will love your sense of saving the green world. Kraft paper is also printer-friendly. As they can easily let the process of printing. Soap Packaging Materials That Add Value to Your Product: The use of the right material saves the product not only from wear and tear but also increases the shelf-life by keeping the right shape. Most consumers prefer to buy appropriately tailored goods. Thus, there is a lot to choose from because you have to choose the right material. Those products used in soap processing are: - Cardboard or card stock material - Kraft material - Corrugated material