|Emigrants Coming to the "Land of Freedom"|
One of my daughters suggested that I add a link to a poignant song about immigration: "Isle of Hope, Isle of Tears. She recommended The Irish Tenors, but this link is to Celtic Women. I agree with my daughter: it is a really poignant expression of the hopes, fears, gain and loss that many immigrants to the U.S. experienced. Here is the link: Isle of Hope, Isle of Tears.
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