What a beautiful story!! Thanks for sharing …..
Lupita Nyong’o (1983- ) is a Mexi-Kenyan actress, best known for playing Patsey in “12 Years a Slave” (2013). She has appeared on Kenyan television, in Hollywood films and, now in March 2016, on Broadway – in “Eclipsed”, the first Broadway play with an all-Black female cast.
She is so beautiful and talented that even White people can see it: she won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 2014 and has appeared on the cover of Vogue in both 2014 and 2015.
But even she did not always see her own beauty:
“I got teased and taunted about my skin. My one prayer to God was that I would wake up lighter-skinned. The morning would come and I would be so excited about seeing my new skin that I would refuse to look down at myself until I was in front of the mirror because I wanted to see…
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