"Passage Through Time"
It was May 14, 1962, the day after Mother's Day; my youngest brother and I were getting ready to leave our homeland for an undetermined number of weeks, perhaps months. It was a very hot, sunny day and I was wearing..."
Hi, everybody..... it is exciting to find this great website and interactive database of all the Pedro Pan kids... this is a massive effort of the Miami Herald and I sure hope that by these means, we can re-connect with old friends from the different cam..."
In the Name of GOD
I’ll write as I think it happened and at times to convey a tone. Please forgive any mistakes I might make. My experience as a Pedro Pan was good overall, but it was difficult and hurtful at times.
It had been about a..."
My story is unique, as is each one of the over 14,000 Pedro Pan stories. Some are happier; some are sadder. I believe the decision to send my sister and me alone to the United States was made by my parents the moment they found out that the government was..."
Llegue a Miami el 19 de octubre de 1961 con mis dos hermanos, Carmencita (la mayor) y Carlos (el mas chiquito). Nos llevaron al campamento de Kendall y alli estuvimos varios dias hasta que fuimos enviados a San Juan, Puerto Rico. Carlos y yo fuimos a casa..."
Today, October 19th, 2011 marks a very important milestone in my life. On a day like this, fifty years ago, I arrived at the Miami Airport with my two younger brothers, Raul and Carlos.
I would be forever grateful to my parents for their courage and sa..."
MEMORIAS DEL AYER: Para mis hijas Isa+ y Carmen. Por Leonor Valdivia
Después de unos pocos días
Y de feliz esperanza,
Empezó el fusilamiento
En una loca venganza.