She is one of the 51 million child brides around the world today. Sinclair says while many Afghans told her the men would wait until puberty, women pulled her aside to tell her that indeed the men do have sex with the prepubescent brides.And it's not just Muslims; it happens across many cultures and regions. Sinclair has been working on the project for nearly a decade.
She may feel like her parents don't care about her happiness or that they simply do not like the boy.The girl tells the photographer that she is sad to be engaged because she had hoped to become a teacher.Her favorite class was Dari, the local language, before she had to leave her studies to get married. w=300&h=224 300w, sizes="(max-width: 195px) 100vw, 195px" / Amanpour asked Sinclair if the 11-year-old Afghan girl married in 2005, and others like her, consummate their marriages at such an early age.Wyman has kept a journal since he was a child after World War II. Wyman is also a photographer, and his works have been displayed in galleries around the world.Wyman's lack of funds in his early years led him to create and build his own fretless bass guitar.
One of five children, Wyman spent most of his early life living in a terraced house in one of the roughest streets in Sydenham, southeast London.