23-year-old Turia Pitt was a mining engineer when she joined a marathon in western Australia in 2011.
But tragedy struck for her during the event when she found herself trapped in a bushfire. She suffered horrible burns all over her body. After undergoing about 200 surgeries during her 5-month stay in the hospital, Turia came out without her fingers and thumb.
During this time, her relationship with Michael Hoskin waxed stronger. Micheal was said to have resigned from his job as a police officer to become Turia's full-time caretaker.
For two whole years, Turia lived inside a mask, hiding her face from the world. But now, the duo have a bouncing baby boy and they are currently making headlines!
What an inspiring story!