Padilha Peralta's Undocumented

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In “Undocumented” Dan-el Padilha Peralta wrote “I hadn’t known we were poor and Dad had had office jobs in Santo Domingo. I remembered Mom’s work colleagues pinching my cheeks. What had happened?”(15). Dan-el described the first time he realized something was different from his life in Santo Domingo. He knew the parents didn’t had anymore the same situation, the unknowing mean of the word justify the child surprise with the mother reaction. Missed the teasing from the mom’s colleagues was an evidence the little boy notes about the family status changed. Being undocumented in other country was the reason that made my life changed same happened to Dan-el’s life. Since I came to the USA my status change drastically. Because of my undocumented
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