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We will probably not know who won on election day but that is not a problem says @myrna_perez_
That man and his tiny daughter who drowned...this is what they looked like alive. Her name was Valeria. His was Oscar. You can read their story here --->
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I guess what has surprised me the most during this pandemic is how comfortable Americans have gotten with a huge death toll of their fellow citizens.
Yesterday, the 7 year old daughter of a friend of mine was almost kidnapped in DC outside her home. The woman came up behind her, grabbed her & told her that she had cotton candy for her & and tried to get her into her car & then she chased her. This is her picture.