Lourdes, Enrique and Becky's mother is very sad now that she chooses to leave her children with some relatives in hopes of finding a job in the USA to support the family
Lourdes has taken jobs like these, babysitting, janitor, etc, with all the money that she has earned she can send some of it over to their kids, with either goods like shoes or clothes or regular money which has impacted the kids lives.
Meanwhile back at Honduras, Enrique has been moving between relatives lately, either they can't help Enrique enough or he has been angry with them
Lately, Enrique has been very sad about his mother promising she'll come back, but she never does. This causes him to get into drugs trying to forget about his mother and issues, he has also met the love of his life Maria Isabel
With the stress that he has been getting from his mother being away, he has decided with his family that he is leaving for the USA and migrating to see his mother
Now here is where chapter 2 ends, Enrique deciding on going on the train with even the little he has to stay alive and we will see his journey and his results, will he get to the usa?