The look of Rukia
We met in one of the poorest slums in Arusha. He lived in a corral of mud huts.
This is Rukia, she was 28 years old, when we met for the first time she was pregnant and her husband abandoned her and their other three children: Carosi, Gaspar and Martha. Their house was a room with a bunk bed for the four of them, in unsanitary conditions.
In addition, she was in delicate health due to being in the final stretch of her pregnancy and malnutrition. I owed months of rent, no job and nothing to eat.
His gaze conveyed sadness, helplessness, loneliness…