“He went somewhere; you could see it. And there was no pain. There's a quiet dignity in there.”
Jesus Melendez telling Frank Perez about poet Pedro Pietri's final moments in an air ambulance.
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Jesus Melendez telling Frank Perez about poet Pedro Pietri's final moments in an air ambulance.
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Recorded in New York City, New York
Recorded in New York City, New York
Produced by Sarah Kramer
Facilitated by Justina Mejias
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