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Dutch teenage girl Sophie de Ruiter, 16, with her boyfriend Laurens and their friend Niels (right) in Amsterdam.

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Sophie, 16, meets her boyfriend Laurens, 19, in a bar in Amsterdam.

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Sophie skips class to drink with friends in Amsterdam. The elderly woman asks her to go back to school.

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Sophie shows her tongue piercing

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At her friend Dirk's apartment in Amsterdam.

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On the day she turns 16, Sophie's divorced mother cooks her a meal and tells her she is now old enough to live alone and must leave home without delay.