Main Street Chandler Boulevard

We Were Separated for 10 Years

Camile Chuaquico

I moved here a year ago from the Philippines. Everything is new. I have to learn a lot of things. My mother petitioned for my siblings and me to come and live with her. We were separated for 10 years. It was hard. When she picked us up from the airport, it was a pretty emotional moment.

Map: Main Street to Chandler Boulevard

By continuing to use our website, you agree to our privacy and cookie policy.

Get More Zócalo

No paywall. No ads. No partisan hacks. Ideas journalism with a head and a heart.

You may opt out or contact us anytime.