“During these trying times, being a part of this savings group has really helped us cushion the adverse economic effects of the pandemic. From our social fund we buy food to share. We also use it to help support our children’s education and our hospital…
“When is disagreeing with your partner a sign of success? When it helps you grow more food.”
“Savings make it easier for teenage girls to refuse sex with boys if they don’t want it.”
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