Pensioners dance in Chile
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End of winter party for elderly in Chile

In Chile, the idea of August being deadly for seniors is an old legend that has stood the test of time.

It is one of the coldest months in the southern hemisphere's winter.

So every year on 31 August, elderly residents of Chile's capital Santiago gather to celebrate life.

Liliet Heredero reports.

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