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MAR 23
11:23 AM

How's Their Story Going to End?

A guest post by Christine Rose, SOLD Project Bay Area Representative and Volunteer.


Don?t you hate predictable endings?

None of us enjoy a movie where the plot has no imagination, the characters progress as expected, or the outcome is as anticipated. We love plot twists, surprise endings, and dramatic interventions that rescue, transform, and redeem. We love stories that create unlikely heroes.

Tragically, for children in rural northern Thailand, very little imagination is required to predict the typical outcomes of their lives.? For many, their stories are set in extreme poverty, limiting the number of possible options and increasing the risk of exploitation.

The unlikely heroes of this story are Fah and Chai, sister and brother, ages 13 and...