Niya preferred friendships with boys but these never developed into crushes. You might find you surprise yourself Leila thought about her all the time. The BBC has spoken to dozens.
When she was a teenager, Nella dreamed of going to university. Nella says she heard of women being killed in rural Burundi for being gay. Female couple from a series of erotic paintings at the Suburban Baths, Pompeii References to love between women are sparse.