Per aspera ad astra
Through hardships to the stars
“Always listen to experts. They'll tell you what can't be done, and why. Then do it.”
Robert A. Heinlein  

Amputee in beauty contest

Rubia Machado lost a leg ten years ago when she was run over by an ex-boyfriend. She is now one of the contestants in this year's "Miss Bum Bum" in Brazil.

   The winner will be the lady who's considered to have the most beautiful buttocks.

Rubia never uses a prostheses. She always moves around on crutches.

(Note that some of the pictures on this page are selfies taken in a mirror and consequently reversed.)

Here you will find Rubia on at least three pictures.
This article is in her own language, Portuguese.
And this one is in Spanish.

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