"He gently touched a wild tendril in the row, as if it had been waiting to shake his hand." (Page 1) This means that the tendril was ready to sprout to show that the valley gives life to things that need it and safety
'I can't hear it, Papi. Wait a little while and the fruit will fall in your hand.You must be patient Esperanza.(page 2) This means that you must be patient because if you are not patient then you won't get what you want, but if you are patient then you will get what you want.
Pg-30 "For the thousandth time, she wiped the tears that slipped down her face, but this time they were angry tears". This means that she was crying angry tears that nonthing was right since papa died.