Dy Ratha, was considered privileged before the Pol Pot regime came to power. Soon after the occupation of Phnom Penh, her husband was decapitated and her mother died from an untreated illness, and her father was killed. She fled into the provinces and eked out a living to support her 5 young children by selling textiles. She is now an ardent political activist. Here, one of her grand-daughters, Sobon Rath sits on the terrace of her home near to photographic portraits of her parents taken before the war. Phnom Penh, Cambodia  February 2009