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Fully prepared Rossi is ready to go to the annual Tinsmith gathering in Stara Zagora to look for a husband. She never finished school. Her mother kept her home after the age of 13 to minimize the possibility of her losing her virginity or eloping with a boy who is not able to pay for her. “I want my mother to leave me alone and let me live my life,” shared Rossi. “I want to be free. She suffocates me.” In the Tinsmiths tradition girls are kept at home until the moment they become housewives. Ognianovo, Bulgaria. He Came on a White Horse.
Fully prepared Rossi is ready to go to the annual Tinsmith gathering in Stara Zagora to look for a husband. She never finished school. Her mother kept her home after the age of 13 to minimize the possibility of her losing her virginity or eloping with a boy who is not able to pay for her. “I want my mother to leave me alone and let me live my life,” shared Rossi. “I want to be free. She suffocates me.” In the Tinsmiths tradition girls are kept at home until the moment...
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