Monday, March 6, 2017

squash is her sport

As a promising female athlete from a conservative, male-dominated area of Pakistan, Maria Toorpakai was forced to pose as a boy to learn her craft:
The best decision she ever made, she says, came at the age of four, when she burned her dresses, cut her hair and wore her brother’s clothes so that she could play outside.

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  1. Namo Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva.

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