By Samuel Burke, CNN Before their wedding ceremony begins in rural Afghanistan, a 40-year-old man sits to be photographed with his 11-year-old bride.The girl tells the photographer that she is sad to be engaged because she had hoped to become a teacher.The Julian calendar has a regular year of 365 days divided into 12 months, as listed in the table below. The Julian year is, therefore, on average 365.25 days long.It was intended to approximate the tropical (solar) year.And it's not just Muslims; it happens across many cultures and regions. Sinclair has been working on the project for nearly a decade.Photographer Stephanie Sinclair has traveled the world taking pictures, like the one of the Afghan couple, to document the phenomenon. She goes into the areas with help from people in these communities who want the practice to stop, because they see the harmful repercussions. I hated to see him," Tahani (in pink) recalls of the early days of her marriage to Majed, when she was 6 and he was 25.
The young wife posed for this portrait with former classmate Ghada, also a child bride, outside their mountain home in Hajjah. Like most of the girls, Tehani didn’t even know she was getting married, until the wedding night. Tehani describes how she entered the marriage, “They were decorating my hands, but I didn’t know they were going to marry me off.The first pair spotted the GMC truck parked just past the residence. Anthony Catholic Church parking lot at 170 Meeker Avenue South in Watkins.It had been pulled into a ravine in apparent attempt to hide its location. Her family has set up a Go Fund Me account to help pay for funeral expenses.The caller gave police permission to search the residence.The criminal complaint states two pairs of officers responded to the cabin, located on the 4900 block or Iroquois Loop Trail Southwest.