« Se non potete parlare bene di una persona, non parlatene » —Rosa Falasca, madre di Giulio Andreotti.
…A guidelines changed six months after applying. Wives who waited with children on the other side of emigrations for their husbands who never came.
I was deposited in a holding area with a young Dutch woman who had raised suspicion with her Australian passport. The room was dark, dirty, and poorly kept. An older woman at the fron…
…e in the holding room you can use to make any calls,” she snapped when we both voiced concern about parting with our only means of outside contact. I protested; she shouted. I relinquished my phone.