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Waris Dirie

So I'm watching Desert Flower and the story that is being told couldn't be any more amazing.

Yes, it is true. We ALL have a story. Yes, yes, yes, we do. From genital mutilation to forced marriage to maid, a model and then becoming an Activist, Waris Dirie always aimed to be something greater, to change her life first so that she could then help others.

No matter what the obstacles are that we face, we are strong. 

We are strong in spite of our imperfections, our weaknesses, our downfalls. 

Nothing can stop you from achieving greatness. 


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