Together, let us resolve to end the discrimination and poverty that perpetuate this harmful practice. And let us help those who are already married to lead more fulfilling lives. All members of society will benefit when we let girls be girls, not brides. In many societies, marriage is a celebrated institution signifying a union between two adults and the beginning of their future together. Unfortunately, millions of girls still suffer from a vastly different marriage experience every year. Worldwide, many brides are still children, not even teenagers.
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She does humanitarian work abroad and is currently in Congo. Communication during that past 6 months was terrible. She works in an area with no internet and barely any electricity. She comes back to the city during the weekends where internet just keeps cutting. For the past 6 months, the bulk of our vocal conversations sounded something like that:.