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House of Broken Angels | Luis Alberto Urrea
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She stared up at him. “Yo no,” she said, shaking her head. “No more cook!” She waved her hands in front of herself. In Spanish, she said, “I was a cook for everybody for 50 years. I had to. Now I won‘t have to cook for anybody ever again. Oh no, Gabriel. I am a refugee from the apron.”
It had never occurred to Little Angel that cooking masterpieces every day had been a chore. “Get me coffee,” she said. “Sí?”
Off he went.
“I eat hamburrgurrs now!”

suzisteffen ... Perla called. “Subway! Cheerios!” 6mo
suzisteffen And with this, Little Angel, who‘s supposedly kinda woke, starts to understand how Mexican feast always came together when he was a kid. #womenswork #isdone 6mo
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ScarletQuill
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Back when America was great? #the50s #womenswork

Probably the most fascinating stuff so far is what society was like for these women in the 40s and 50s.