The Other Wes Moore.
Updated: 4/6/2021
The Other Wes Moore.

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  • Wes's dad talks to him about why it's not okay to hit people, especially women, even if it's his sister. This one one of the few memories Wes has of his dad.
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  • Wes's dad falls to the floor after returning from the hospital and later dies. Wes was 3 years old.
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  • The whole family then moves to New York to stay with Wes's maternal grandparents.
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  • The other Wes's mom found out she couldn't go to school anymore because she couldn't do it financially.
  • Wes's dad was drunkenly banging outside the door and yelling to see his son in the middle of the night. His aunt was around to comfort his mom through waiting out his visit.
  • Wes played football with the kids in his neighborhood which was how he made friends when his family first moved to that location.