The Mean Man at Dilley

Artwork from Travis Park Church Migrant Hospitality March-July 2019

The clothes they gave me are too small.

            The shoes don’t fit.

            My feet stick out the back.

When I asked the man at Dilley

            for a bigger size

He yelled at me.

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The mean man at Dilley always shouts at us.

            He has a very bad attitude.

I saw him often.

            He works there.

He always yells at the families.

            The mothers and the children.

The mean man at Dilley is very bad.

            I was at Dilley for 16 days.

                                    Mother Seeking Asylum 4-8-19

                                    At the Greyhound Bus Station, San Antonio

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