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The girl with the pink shoes

The little maasai girl with  pink shoes. The father  behind, looking forward to selling her to an elder as a 4th or 5th wife, for a dozen cows and a few blankets,.. that is, after she gets mutilated and survives. Getting to school and marring a man she loves? The candle is her hope, along with the voices of people in the world who refuse to accept that today, many communities still practice FGM and early marriage… in the name of culture.