What is the penalty for her crimes? If she comes back, we have to house and feed her. Would she be in a "good" prison environment, with jobs, education, relaxation time, ability to be with her son, parole? Would she get a slap on the wrist, or do some real hard time?
Wouldn't it have been better if Mother had been nicer to her? If her parents had let her have a cell phone, allow her to go to parties with her classmates? But no. The repressive conditions she inherited from her culture formed her life.
So be it. As my mother often cautioned me, you make your bed and you lie in it. Whatever will be will be. Let her effing rot in Syria or let her effing rot in jail. If they want to just give her a slap on the wrist, I'll be out there marching with a sign.
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