ARNAQI, Macedonia — into the seedy Kafe Bar Berlin, Essmerelda Seferi tosses right straight right back her head and croons in A edith piaf that is husky voice. Hard-drinking men leer over the room that is smoke-filled.
To Essmerelda, this hell in a dirt-track city is the finish of her young life. Whenever she ended up being 14, she had been sold to a person whom took her virginity, offered her to others then discarded her. That has been 2 yrs ago.
She longs to come back house to Albania along with her moms and dads. ” During my aspirations at evening, I observe how my mother cries, ” she states, her eyes that are own with rips. “But I’m sure my loved ones, i understand our traditions. They might never ever take me personally right back. “