It was him.
It was quick.
She looked away.
And in a flash it was over. 260 more words
However, Day 34 had not ended with that parting. There had still been hours left to the day, and being unexpectedly energized after the completion of the transambulation of the fortress wall, now foot loose and free with the time that remained, I had decided to hike to the town below the palatial tourist complexes that are clustered close to the fortress. 1,298 more words
A 27-year-old woman and a 15-year-old girl were rushed to a hospital for emergency medical treatment in Quetta, Pakistan, after a man threw acid on their faces, severely injuring them. 91 more words
Content by “A Mighty Girl”.
Laxmi Aggarwal was just 16 when a 32-year-old man attacked her with acid after she rejected his marriage proposal. For years Laxmi hid her face, but after India exploded in outrage over a brutal gang rape on a bus two years ago, she discarded her veil and joined the growing effort to stop acid attacks and other abuse against women. 602 more words