My parents took me back home, saying they wanted me to learn more about our culture and to experience life there. I had no idea they had marriage planned for me. If I had known I would have run away or found help earlier.
SOLA IS NOW 24
Sola thought she was going overseas to ﬁnd out moreabout her culture. However, when she arrived, herfamily told her that she had to get married. After themarriage she managed to come back to the UK withhelp from the British Consulate. She has been goingto counselling to help her cope with depression andanxiety.