A South African woman has shared her story on how she survived domestic violence that left her disfigured and her daughter killed by her baby daddy.
Thembi Maphanga is now an activist has not had life easy. She says
I lost my father at 18 my mother at 19. Lost my son at 30 then my daughter at 33 and I also lost my looks.
‘Yes I was burnt by my baby daddy Yes he killed my daughter Yes he took away my career But above all I choose 2 rise.
On a different post she shares a photo of her late daughter with the caption.
I miss this little soul so much This is one pain I will never get over Which is loosing her…..coping though.
In another post she advises people to accept themselves no matter the situation.
Love yourself the rest will just align. Stop pitying yourself.
U cannot go on comparing ur path to others …It’s only yours to travel…
Keep moving no matter how slow ur pace is ur vision must be to fulfill ur mission. Keep pushing we are all here to leave a mark somehow.
In another post she shares a throw back photo of her while she was admitted in hospital captioned.
It Mark’s exactly 9yrs though it feels like yesterday!!
Below are her photos at the moment.