National Geographic : 2011 Sep
commute (above) from her one-bedroom apartment in the city's low-income outskirts, where she shares a bathroom with several families (below). So far, Pessoa and her husband of four years have no kids. Will they? "One, maybe two. To give them a proper education and a nice life, you can't have more," she says. "Right now, I want money to finish building our house and to buy nice things."