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Hell on the Border

“A father told me that if he’s deported without his son, his son is going to die of sadness. I was holding back tears when he told me that.” Evelin, over a thousand miles away, suffered migraines and was sick with anxiety. “She went through hell,” said Elmer, recounting his family’s story publicly to the Guardian for the first time. “[My wife] has high blood pressure. She was so sick. She was devastated.”