"There's a French word
which describes a necessary state for taking good pictures. It means being open and ready for the unknown, for the unforeseeable." - Richard Kalvar
No one expected this Afghan boy to survive after an IED shredded his legs and torso. Bit by bit, the hospital’s healers pieced the little boy back together. Along the way, they grew deeply attached.
Sam 80 - a temporary name that stuck - lost both of his legs during an IED explosion. Soon he’ll be outfitted with a free prosthesis arranged through the International Committee of the Red Cross.