The Price of Love

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Pimsiri (37) was killed by her Norwegian husband. She is not the only Thai woman who believes marrying a western man is the road to happiness. But she is also not the only one who gets her dream shattered. According to Thai tradition, the children and especially the youngest daughter are supposed to support the family. The fear of loosing face is deeply rooted in many Thai families, which can make it very difficult for a girl to break out of a destructive relationship. Assignment for VG Helg magazine, 2016.

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