In Enrique's Journey, he encounters people who exhibit compassion and kindness towards the migrants. Are there people in particular that you remember, and why does their kindness stand out to you? Contrast the descriptions of the first attack Enrique endures with the first kindnesses he is shown

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The people who display kindness stand in stark contrast to those who abuse migrants in Enrique's Journey.

Nazario describes some of the random acts of kindness that Enrique experiences as his "first gifts."  She points out how the kindness and compassion of the people in the states of Oaxaca and Veracruz are different from what Enrique had experienced in his journey.  Instead of being beaten, he is assisted.  As opposed to being afraid of the world, he receives gifts from it.  Nazario suggests...

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