We have forgotten the example of Lady Liberty

On a visit to Ellis Island a little over a year ago, I took a moment to stand and stare over the New York Bay. From a distance, a tall and proud Lady Liberty stands with a definite and welcoming demeanor. In one hand she holds a torch above her head. On the other, a tablet with July 4, 1776 inscribed in Roman numerals. At her feet lie broken chains.

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Abraham Villarreal

Abraham Villarreal

People are interesting things. I write about them and what makes them interesting.