On page 36 of The Other Wes Moore, we learn that Wes’s mother slept in the living room to protect the kids from a possible intruder. What other things did she do to protect her children?
Mary tries to protect Wes from himself and the criminal lifestyle into which he's fallen. It's too late for Tony, Wes's older bother, but Mary tenaciously holds on to the belief that Wes's life can still be turned around. In reality, however,...
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