Some Venezuelans see 'Chavismo' struggles brewing - Article Photos 7/9

A young girl spraypaints red dots on her message of encouragement for Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, outlined with a heart, on a giant poster, in Caracas, Venezuela, Friday, Dec. 14, 2012. Somber confidants of Chavez say he is going through a difficult recovery after cancer surgery in Cuba, and one close ally is warning Venezuelans that their leader may not make it back for his swearing-in next month. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)