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Season 5, Episode 14 I Was Worth 50 Sheep

First Aired: September 2, 2012

"I Was Worth 50 Sheep" explores the Afghan practice of selling girls into marriage through the stories of a young woman who, after years of abuse, escaped from her husband; and the young woman's 10-year-old half-sister, whose father has sold her for 50 sheep.