Enrique's Journey - Chapter 8 Summary & Analysis

Sonia Nazario
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Smugglers take Maria Isabel to the United States on buses and in the back of a truck. She doesn't have to ride the trains. Swimming across the Rio Grande, she loses her backpack with her only photo of Jasmin. Jasmin often asks Belky about her mother and Maria Isabel misses Jasmin. She and Enrique call Jasmin at least once a week, but Jasmin has begun calling Belky's common-law husband papi.

Mirian continues planning to move back to Honduras as soon as she can and Lourdes pines for Belky. In 2006, Belky tells Lourdes she's pregnant. Soon after Belky gives birth to a son, Spanish television personality Don Francisco invites Lourdes and Enrique to appear on his show to talk about their struggles. He also invites Nazario. He surprises Lourdes by flying Belky in to appear on the show. On the show, Enrique and Lourdes talk...

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