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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Forget The Past And Focus

Lucy was once married and her husband use to beat her everyday whenever she comes who he is a drunkard.They divorced and now she has changed many men dates her but she refuses due to her first marriage. I talked to her and told her not all men are the same she told people especially men that she has dated few men since then they have told herall nice thing she is scared to commit. But i adviced him to choose them learn someone,what he likes and not build him and put back your memories in past and focus ahead to change and become now person and now she is a happy woman person and now she is a happy woman in marriage for two years now.

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  • The organization most involved in what happened: Individual

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  • This was an horrible story that I will remember forever
  • This story relates to security
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I helped make the story happen

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Female
  • Age of storyteller: 22-30 years old
  • This story took place 2-6 months ago
  • Location: Dagoretti, Nairobi, Kenya
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This story describes a...
a need
a problem
a solution
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what happened in the story...
the right people
nobody
the wrong
people
This story describes a...
good idea that failed
bad idea
good idea that
succeeded
 
 
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