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Daily Mercies at the Brooklyn Armory

Perhaps two weeks following the January 12 earthquake that leveled much of Haiti, a 21-year-old Haitian-American woman came into the HERC center holding the hand of her 24-year-old sister. The older sister appeared dazed and not fully cognizant of what was happening around her. From time to time, she would ask for her mother.