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Illegaly crossed article
latina.com

How My Mother Illegally Crossed the Border

Abandoned by her mother at eight years old, married by 18, five children by 25, and with only an eighth-grade level education, my mother was jailed for a month after attempting to cross the Mexican border into the United States. She illegally, and successfully, crossed the border on her second...