Growing up in a broken home with an unstable mother and absent father left Maria yearning for love and protection. By 12 years old she fell into the arms of what she believed would be a loyal, protective family: a gang. But for the next five years, Maria was forced to sacrifice her body to Mexican drug runs, prostitution, and extreme violence. Trapped in a world she never expected, she was forced to make the ultimate decision: surrender her life to the gang or risk escape?
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