PUTTING A FACE TO THE VIOLENCE
It's a bad day today.
It's Mother's Day - in Mexico -
and we should be happy. Celebrating!
We are not.
Maria and Mario Paz Garcia
in their restaurant Mario's.
Great food, great service, and really
This morning the church bells pealed the
death knell and this couple received notice
that their son - and only child - was among
the 14 or more bodies found stuffed into two vehicles
along the highway connecting Guadalajara
and Lake Chapala.
He and 2 of his friends were playing basketball
on the Ajijic malecón about a week ago when they were
snatched at gunpoint.
No demand was ever uttered.
Abel Paz Encisco was the director of the
Balet Folklorio San Antonio Tlayacapan
and engaged to be married.
Descanse en Paz, Abel.
What a friggin' waste.