At the age of eighteen they gave her a little plot of land, and she was given her family’s worth to make a go of it. She shambled together a small house big enough for herself, there was always room for expansion, but for now it would do.
She used the money to buy some nice clothes and walked into the nearest town and found a small hotel that was looking for a receptionist. Her life was beginning. Her own little plot of earth, an orphan finally given her worth.