A rosary hangs from the rearview mirror of Tania Contreras’ car as she picks up her daughter, 17-year-old Maryori Urbina Contreras, from school Tuesday, January 23, 2018, in Waukegan, Ill. Fleeing gang violence in her home country of Honduras, Maryori travelled alone, carrying this rosary, for several weeks in 2014 before reuniting with her mother, who has been in the United States since 2001. Said Maryori, in Spanish, “I always had it with me, and whenever I was scared, I would get the rosary and put it in my hands and I would say, ‘God give me the strength to get to where my mom is safely.'”

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