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Book #1: Drinking muddy water in Mexico

  “¡Fidel Castro no era un hombre malo! ¡Fidel Castro no era un hombre malo!” Martín repeats this a few more times, pointing his fork at Carlos, who is staring at his food.  The other construction workers chew quietly, either polite or bored.  Mosquitos hum about us in the heat. Martín continues, now at full […]