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‘I just want it to work’ – Man with rare penile condition wants it fixed after finding love

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Steven* hopes his penis can be fixed so he can have children with the woman of his dreams. (Photo: Lubabalo Lesolle)
Steven* hopes his penis can be fixed so he can have children with the woman of his dreams. (Photo: Lubabalo Lesolle)

He's been living with a dark secret for years – one that’s dominated his life and made him feel like a shadow of a man. It’s something Steven Pretorius* has carried with him for a long time – but he can’t anymore.  

For decades he was too afraid to get close to anyone and suffered in silence. Now he’s met someone with whom he wants to spend the rest of his life.  

But before he can enjoy married life, he’ll need surgery to correct his penis.  

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