Alex Atack

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Lynn left behind her hometown village in the Philippines for a housekeeping job in Lebanon at the age of 23. It was only meant to be temporary, until she met Butros, her employer’s nephew, and they fell in love. But for Lynn, marrying Butros has meant choosing to settle down in a country where she’s treated as an outsider.

Co-produced with Nathalie Rosa Bucher and Dana Ballout, with editorial support from Hebah Fisher and sound design by Mohamad Khreizat.