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“I never thought they could be so cruel,” said his father, Rolando Antonio Bueso Castillo, 37.

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The father and son made it as far as Tampico, Mexico, 300 miles from the Texas border, when their beautiful plan started to unravel.

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As other children cried, Rolando’s son sat next to him quietly, Rolando recalled. They huddled together in the dark; he changed Johan’s diapers by the glow of a flashlight.

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Rolando said he had to ask for canadian goose jacket three days before being allowed to bathe Johan.

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“A criminal is someone who kills, robs, does things to harm people,” Rolando said later. “I just want to work and give my cheap Canada Goose children opportunities.”

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