This armed force personnel shares a story of a little girl in Afghanistan when he was posted there. This little girl used to sell bracelets on the base. Her name was Madina and she was just 8 years old. Later, he came to know that she walks 12 miles daily from her home. There were times when she walked barefooted even during the extreme weather condition. Since, she was the only earning member of the family she did everything to sell as many bracelets as possible. The next sequence of events that followed is not only heartbreaking but also is an eye opener for everyone.