chapter "Alicia and I talking on Edna steps"
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Esperanza's older friend, who illustrates Esperanza's mother's advice about education in action. Afraid of her father, Alicia studies all night. Alicia values education enough to take two trains and a bus to the university "because she doesn't want to spend her / whole life in a factory or behind a rolling pin." Esperanza is inspired by this. You can check more out at the GradeSaver link below: