'She walked away and left me on my knees begging for her at least listen to what I have to say... I left school while being mocked, laughed at, on that day hated myself to the extreme I felt I wasn't worthy living, where was I to start from? How when the only person I trusted in the world turned her back on me?" Imran (right, photographed with his partner) is a young #gay man from #Uganda. In high school, he was the target of homophobic attacks and when his mother found out he is gay, she disowned him.