04. August 2021, authentic wow
“I don’t allow others to empty my half-full glass.”
Her passport says Florence Olatunde Gbolajoko Oluwadamilare.
Her “adult” name Florence fills her with pride and joy.
And “Flori”, that’s how her foster mother used to call her – the woman from Buxtehude (editor’s note: town in Northern Germany) who took her in as a two-year-old and who Florence Brokowski-Shekete still calls “mama”, her “real mum”. …