After a Russian mother in the west of the enormous country did the unthinkable, her daughter probably thought she had seen the last of her. The girl was just a year old when her parent abandoned her in an empty house. And yet then, just when the child’s life was really starting to come together, her estranged mother suddenly reappeared.
Looking at her today, you would never know the hardships that Liza Verbitskaya has already faced in her short life. The Russian youngster was left for dead at the age of one. Thankfully, though, she preferred to look to the future rather than the past.