Galleries: The Family of Prymorska Street, Odessa, Ukraine. 2010: odessa4

Ruslana plaits her sister's hair. They have four siblings, the oldest is in jail, the others often living on the street. They are still in contact with their mother, but she is unable to care for them. Lydia is constantly cutting her arms and legs. {quote}Why doesn't she just cut her neck already?{quote} says her mother, {quote}there's nothing else left on her body{quote}.

Ruslana plaits her sister's hair. They have four siblings, the oldest is in jail, the others often living on the street. They are still in contact with their mother, but she is unable to care for them.  

Lydia is constantly cutting her arms and legs. "Why doesn't she just cut her neck already?" says her mother, "there's nothing else left on her body".