The poet clearly blames capitalism for your struggles of Puerto Rican migrants

Pietri takes offense with commodification inside the fight towards the loans peonage facing many migrants.

Juan passed away awaiting escort in El Cajon his wide variety hitting Miguel died awaiting the benefit check to come and run and come again Milagros passed away waiting for their ten young children to cultivate up and operate thus she could stop working Olga passed away looking forward to a five-dollar raise Manuel died waiting for their supervisor to drop lifeless so the guy could get a marketing