A Long Way Gone

At Benin home, Ishmael was repatriated, luckily, with a member of his family. Who was the person? What did Ishmael do with this family member prior ro moving into a new home?

At the Benin home when Ishmael first arrives.

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Ishmael meets his Uncle Tommy and moves in with his family when he's able to leave Benin House. Uncle Tommy's family shelters him and provides emotional support. Before moving into his home the details of Ishmael's past are revealed to his uncle who loves him unconditionally.


A Long Way Gone