They lived in a small house in Mexico. The oldest brother is Salvador the oldest daughter is Lupita. . There is very little room. Then they get told their dad died.
Trying To Cross Border Illegally
Lupita and, Salvador went to meet the man their dad worked for. To get what little money that their dad earned. Salvador asked for his dads job. He was told no and the man threw the money down on the dock. Lupita cried as she picked it up. Luckily none went in the water.
Lupita and, Salvador have to the United States to find work and send money home. Since their dad died their mom is not making enough money. Their mom had got a loan of 800 pesos and they took 700 pesos. When they got to Tijuana they found a person that could get them across the border but it would cost $200 so the had to get there on their own.
Life In America
Lupita and Salvador hid in the back of a coyote's truck. When the truck stopped they got out and flowed the group he was taking across the border. After a while of walking the border police had arrested them. They were released in mexico. They went back to the city and the had got smuggled across the border in a truck haling food.
Once they got across the border they meet a man. The man had drove them to his brothers and Salvador worked as a dishwasher Lupita was a maid for a hotel. Then the police had showed up so they hid and then they started walking to their aunts.
Once Lupita and Salvador got to their aunts they found out their aunt was not rich. They had found jobs working in feilds. Salvador had moved in with his friend lucky and had got a batter job. One night when Salvador took Lupita to a dance Salvador was caught by the police and went back to mexico.