Eyewitness: Against All the Odds

Misery, number 3, has eyes — is how 10-year-old Getun Tri Aena’s name translates. She was born without arms, to a deeply impoverished family in Banjarnegara, Central Java. Despite the adversity, she has persevered, learning to eat, write and even play the keyboard, like any other child.

By Dewi Nurcahyani on 04:49 pm Dec 28, 2013
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Misery, number 3, has eyes — is how 10-year-old Getun Tri Aena’s name translates. She was born without arms, to a deeply impoverished family in Banjarnegara, Central Java. Despite the adversity, she has persevered, learning to eat, write and even play the keyboard, like any other child.