Josephine The Madonna

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The story starts out with a Josephine a young girl from a Haitian village bringing the Madonna to her mother who is imprisoned for suspected witchcraft. This Madonna is very special to Manman because of the tradition that she has and when Josephine gives it to her and tells her that it cried Manman breaks down and cries herself. Manman is accused of being a witch because when she tried to help her friends baby that sick it died and they blamed her. Both Manman and Josephine come from the other side of the river and escaped from the El Generalissimo regime and the purge of Haitians that came along with it. A week after Josephine visits her mom in the prison a lady comes and visits her and tells her she is also from the river. Josephine asks
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