Too Young to Wed: The secret world of child brides

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Too Young to Wed: The secret world of child brides

Photography by Stephanie Sinclair

«Whenever I saw him, I hid. I hated to see him,» Tahani (in pink) recalls of the early days of her marriage to Majed, when she was 6 and he was 25. The young wife posed for this portrait with former classmate Ghada, also a child bride, outside their mountain home in Hajjah.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2011/06/child-brides/sinclair-photography

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