23-year-old Turia Pitt was a mining engineer when she joined a marathon in western Australia in 2011.
But tragedy struck for her during the event when she found herself trapped in a bushfire. She suffered horrible burns all over her body. After undergoing about 200 surgeries during her 5-month stay in the hospital, Turia came out without her fingers and thumb.
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During this time, her relationship with Michael Hoskin waxed stronger. Micheal was said to have resigned from his job as a police officer to become Turia's full-time caretaker.
For two whole years, Turia lived inside a mask, hiding her face from the world. But now, the duo have a bouncing baby boy and they are currently making headlines!
What an inspiring story!
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