- A cute young girl named Emerita who suffered a strange illness when she was a kid and lost her legs has come out to narrate her story
- Emerita who was abandoned by her parents when her both legs were amputated, lived and grew up with her grandmother
- The young lady is now 22 and has refused to give up on life as she is pursuing her university education and also wants to be a model
Despite the overwhelming challenges of life brought about by the amputation of both legs, a cute young lady named Emerita has refused to give up on her dreams.
Emerita, 22, suffered a strange illness as a kid and her legs had to be amputated to save her life.
Parents abandon her
According to the touching story, when she lost her legs, her parents abandoned her and even separated.
My mom thought I was being lazy: Pretty lady confined to a wheelchair shares touching story in video
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Emerita has lamented that her mum has only visited her once since the unfortunate incident.
She has also said she does not know what her father's face looks like because he too absconded and she had to grow up with her grandmother.
Dreams of becoming a model
However, despite the challenges that threw themselves at Emerita, she still has high dreams.
Help has also located her and her family as an NGO known as Giving a Life Foundation donated huge sums to her as well as a wheelchair to aid her movement.
Watch the video below:
YouTube users react
Apryl's Apryl commented:
"She is so beautiful. I wish her the best in life."
Animals Life said:
"Wow! All I see is a very beautiful woman with an confidence, her smile is killing me!!!. To her grandmother(GOD bless you!!!)."
Patience Macauley reacted:
"Beautiful lady. May God grant her heart desires. Blessings to Afrimax for all your good works."
Pangihutan hutasoit said"
"This is the real wonder woman, be blessed in the name of Jesus Christ, amen."
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Help finally came their way and they were able to finish the house and furnish it nicely.
The story of the two brothers named Eric and Abraham went viral online and moved many hearts