Christerline is ten years old and she goes to Professor Salomon’s school. She loves to go to school and play with her friends. She likes to help her mother with her two baby sisters. She has an older brother who helps his father with farming. The family doesn’t make enough money from farming to support the family as well as pay for Christerline’s school. The only reason she was able to go this eyar is because her father was able to sell a goat to pay for it. She wants a sponsor so that her father doesn’t have to sell his livestock to pay for her school. She says she wants to be a teacher when she grows up because teaching keeps you smart.