Wadson Joseph is 14 years old and lives in Galette Chambon with his father and grandmother. His mother lives in another village and he has not seen her in several years. He has three sisters and seven brothers that live with his mother. He now lives with his father who works as a corn farmer. He was sent to live with his father to help with the farm but he wants to go to school. He is very smart, but he has not been able to go to school continuously because his father can’t afford to send all of the kids to school at one time. His favorite subjects are mathematics and French. He loves to play soccer with friends when he is not in school and he wants to learn how to play basketball because it looks like fun. He wants to be an engineer when he grows up.