Southern Barrier, Part 6
Thanks to the Mexican industrial wastes and fumes dissolving
the border steel and constant attacks by smugglers, the primary
barrier requires constant repair.
this part of the border might be -- for California -- a State
Park, for the Border Patrol agents it is a threat to their very
Some time ago the Border Patrol union filed a class
action suit in the Federal Court of Claims for money damages to
make the hundreds of agents who have to work in this, place, whole.
A settlement was reached and $15,000,000.00 is being
distributed among the agents who suffered these lands and air.
But while the agents have been made whole, nobody told the California
State Parks people and so innocent children march through the
dust and peculiar fluids, completely ignorant of the future they
may have with two heads.
Verdant purple-green and sometimes aglow with gentle
flames from odd reactions deep within.