From my Uncle Water and Aunt Sydell in Chicago.
I'd say they're affecting you now.
it. That's something my grandma would send me. She would also inquire whether I'm attending church. You know, just in case those Mexican drug lords should happen to try to get their hands on me and I need the heavenly lord.
They're referring to the cartel violence, specifically in Juarez, that is on every news station most hours of the day. For people that don't live in a border state, I could see how that could be cause for a concern when you have loved ones 3 1/2 hours away from all the news clippings. I don't think it has anything to do with Mexicans or illegal immigration.
Looks like bleeding hearts sometimes get in the way of open ones.
from Born In East L.A. That should cheer em up