Through her eyes...beauty is proclaimed, but it can not save her. For this world we live in, beauty only last so long, and the depths of who we are the things we stand on. As women in this world, we must fight for one another. Save us from the trap that beauty is all that we are. But it is not. Our hearts are the TRUTH!
Afghan Girl by Steve McCurry for National Geographic (June 1985) "I WILL NEVER KNOW THIS WOMAN'S NAME. Among Afghan villagers it is the custom for women not to tell their names to strangers. On this cold November night she is busily preparing food for the six mujahidin, Afghan freedom fighters..."