Lourdes Salazar Bautista expresses concern for her children, moments after her deportation order was confirmed, outside the ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Office in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista had been granted continued stays of deportation after her husband was deported to care for her children.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista expresses concern for her children, moments after her deportation order was confirmed, outside the ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Office in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista had been granted continued stays of deportation after her husband was deported to care for her children.

 Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, rests as she waits to begin the process to officially become a Mexican-American citizen at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The three Quintana-Salazar children were born in the U.S., and hope their dual-citizenship will help them travel back and forth to Mexico with ease.

Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, rests as she waits to begin the process to officially become a Mexican-American citizen at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The three Quintana-Salazar children were born in the U.S., and hope their dual-citizenship will help them travel back and forth to Mexico with ease.

 From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her daughter Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, embrace during a meeting with anti-deportation campaign leaders at Bautista's home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The family hopes that Quintana-Salazar will file for a pardon when she turns 21, to fight her mother's 10-year ban from the U.S.

From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her daughter Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, embrace during a meeting with anti-deportation campaign leaders at Bautista's home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The family hopes that Quintana-Salazar will file for a pardon when she turns 21, to fight her mother's 10-year ban from the U.S.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, throws torn-up paper from family documents into a fire at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Anticipating his mother's deportation, the family burned important documents they no longer needed.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, throws torn-up paper from family documents into a fire at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Anticipating his mother's deportation, the family burned important documents they no longer needed.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, looks at an old family photo at his father's old house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar's mother suggested the family take the photo to send to her husband, after he was deported from the U.S. This was the first time Quintana-Salazar had seen the photo displayed in his father's old house.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, looks at an old family photo at his father's old house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar's mother suggested the family take the photo to send to her husband, after he was deported from the U.S. This was the first time Quintana-Salazar had seen the photo displayed in his father's old house.

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her friend Leonor Kromis look for the village Bautista's husband lived in while they were separated on a map at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista's husband lived in San Nicolás, Mexico, where Bautista doesn’t think she can find work or schooling for her children.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her friend Leonor Kromis look for the village Bautista's husband lived in while they were separated on a map at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista's husband lived in San Nicolás, Mexico, where Bautista doesn’t think she can find work or schooling for her children.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, cries as his former teacher, Jennifer Walsh, wipes his tears at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan, USA. Lourdes Salazar Bautista took her children with her to Mexico as she was deported. To stay with his mother, Quintana-Salazar attends a school in Toluca, Mexico.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, cries as his former teacher, Jennifer Walsh, wipes his tears at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan, USA. Lourdes Salazar Bautista took her children with her to Mexico as she was deported. To stay with his mother, Quintana-Salazar attends a school in Toluca, Mexico.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, center, waits for the soccer ball to be passed to him during his lunch break at his new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. Bryan was hoping to join a new soccer team in the U.S. as he entered high school. His new school does not have a soccer team, so he only plays for fun.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, center, waits for the soccer ball to be passed to him during his lunch break at his new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. Bryan was hoping to join a new soccer team in the U.S. as he entered high school. His new school does not have a soccer team, so he only plays for fun.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 15, leans on a car holding flowers for her grandmother to bring to a funeral outside of the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar has been adjusting to life in Mexico, but misses her friends and life in the United States.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 15, leans on a car holding flowers for her grandmother to bring to a funeral outside of the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar has been adjusting to life in Mexico, but misses her friends and life in the United States.

 From left, Carlota Bertha Salazar puts her hand on her husbands grave, Pedro Salazar, as her daughter, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, hugs her at the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Bautista missed her father's funeral when she was living in the United States and could not come back to Mexico, until she was deported.

From left, Carlota Bertha Salazar puts her hand on her husbands grave, Pedro Salazar, as her daughter, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, hugs her at the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Bautista missed her father's funeral when she was living in the United States and could not come back to Mexico, until she was deported.

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks out the window at the landscape near her house as she sits in the backseat of a taxi in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks out the window at the landscape near her house as she sits in the backseat of a taxi in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, is kissed on her forehead by her father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, as Quintana-Salazar's brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, watches television at the children's grandmother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico. "Lulys" and Bryan grew up without their father after his deportation in 2010.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, is kissed on her forehead by her father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, as Quintana-Salazar's brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, watches television at the children's grandmother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico. "Lulys" and Bryan grew up without their father after his deportation in 2010.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, stares into the distance as he stands next to his uncle's livestock in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar hasn't spent time with friends outside of school in Mexico because "it brings back old 'back home' hanging out memories." Instead, he plays video games and spends his weekends with his family.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, stares into the distance as he stands next to his uncle's livestock in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar hasn't spent time with friends outside of school in Mexico because "it brings back old 'back home' hanging out memories." Instead, he plays video games and spends his weekends with his family.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks around her classroom during school at her new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. “Lulys” is considering returning to the United States to finish high school, therefore leaving her younger brother and parents behind.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks around her classroom during school at her new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. “Lulys” is considering returning to the United States to finish high school, therefore leaving her younger brother and parents behind.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks down as she registers for classes at her previous high school in the United States in her room at home in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar is surrounded by photos of her friends and family from the United States.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks down as she registers for classes at her previous high school in the United States in her room at home in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar is surrounded by photos of her friends and family from the United States.

 From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans on her brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, as they sleep in the car on the way home from school in Toluca, Mexico.

From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans on her brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, as they sleep in the car on the way home from school in Toluca, Mexico.

 From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista purées juice in a blender as her husband, Luis Quintana Chaparro, background, cooks hamburgers while Salazar Bautista's nephew, Pedro Salazar Bolaños, 8, talks with Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, at her brother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista purées juice in a blender as her husband, Luis Quintana Chaparro, background, cooks hamburgers while Salazar Bautista's nephew, Pedro Salazar Bolaños, 8, talks with Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, at her brother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

 From left, Humberto Salazar Bolaños, 14, laughs with his cousin, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, at Salazar Bolaños' house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar pictures himself retiring in San Nicolás, but plans on returning to the United States as soon as he can for high school.

From left, Humberto Salazar Bolaños, 14, laughs with his cousin, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, at Salazar Bolaños' house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar pictures himself retiring in San Nicolás, but plans on returning to the United States as soon as he can for high school.

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista leans on the wall as she sweeps the stairs at her house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista leans on the wall as she sweeps the stairs at her house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

 Luis Quintana Chaparro walks past a curtain at his brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

Luis Quintana Chaparro walks past a curtain at his brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, center, works on homework as his sister, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, on left, and his father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, look over his shoulders at their house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, center, works on homework as his sister, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, on left, and his father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, look over his shoulders at their house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, stares off into the distance at her uncle's shop in San Nicolás, Mexico. "I have been struggling here," she said. "It's been such a long time since we went over there [the United States]."

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, stares off into the distance at her uncle's shop in San Nicolás, Mexico. "I have been struggling here," she said. "It's been such a long time since we went over there [the United States]."

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up as she walks to her cousin's shop in Toluca, Mexico.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up as she walks to her cousin's shop in Toluca, Mexico.

 Luis Quintana Chaparro, on left, stands next to his wife, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, and family members at Quintana Chaparro's brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

Luis Quintana Chaparro, on left, stands next to his wife, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, and family members at Quintana Chaparro's brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

 Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, works on her homework and texts her aunt about renting out the family home at her apartment in East Lansing, Michigan, USA. The burden of renting the family home fell on Quintana-Salazar. Quintana-Salazar lives alone in the U.S. as she continues her education at Michigan State University.

Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, works on her homework and texts her aunt about renting out the family home at her apartment in East Lansing, Michigan, USA. The burden of renting the family home fell on Quintana-Salazar. Quintana-Salazar lives alone in the U.S. as she continues her education at Michigan State University.

 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, looks at his phone in his cousin's room while his sister Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 20, does her hair at their aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. The siblings flew to Mexico the next day to see their parents. After their visit, Pamela returned to the U.S. for school and Bryan was left to stay in Mexico.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, looks at his phone in his cousin's room while his sister Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 20, does her hair at their aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. The siblings flew to Mexico the next day to see their parents. After their visit, Pamela returned to the U.S. for school and Bryan was left to stay in Mexico.

 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, waits for her friends to get their eyebrows threaded at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Quintana-Salazar returned to the U.S. to finish high school. She spent one year with her parents and brother in Mexico before returning to the life she grew up with in Michigan.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, waits for her friends to get their eyebrows threaded at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Quintana-Salazar returned to the U.S. to finish high school. She spent one year with her parents and brother in Mexico before returning to the life she grew up with in Michigan.

 From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans into her cousin Eddie Salazar, 7, and laughs at her aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Quintana-Salazar grew up close to Salazar and will now be living with him as she returns to high school in Ann Arbor.

From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans into her cousin Eddie Salazar, 7, and laughs at her aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Quintana-Salazar grew up close to Salazar and will now be living with him as she returns to high school in Ann Arbor.

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up and smiles as she stands on the roof at the house she grew up in, in San Nicolás, Mexico. When Salazar Bautista was growing up, she used to think the mountains in the background were "the end of the world."

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up and smiles as she stands on the roof at the house she grew up in, in San Nicolás, Mexico. When Salazar Bautista was growing up, she used to think the mountains in the background were "the end of the world."

 Lourdes Salazar Bautista expresses concern for her children, moments after her deportation order was confirmed, outside the ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Office in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista had been granted continued stays of deportation after her husband was deported to care for her children.
 Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, rests as she waits to begin the process to officially become a Mexican-American citizen at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The three Quintana-Salazar children were born in the U.S., and hope their dual-citizenship will help them travel back and forth to Mexico with ease.
 From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her daughter Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, embrace during a meeting with anti-deportation campaign leaders at Bautista's home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The family hopes that Quintana-Salazar will file for a pardon when she turns 21, to fight her mother's 10-year ban from the U.S.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, throws torn-up paper from family documents into a fire at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Anticipating his mother's deportation, the family burned important documents they no longer needed.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, looks at an old family photo at his father's old house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar's mother suggested the family take the photo to send to her husband, after he was deported from the U.S. This was the first time Quintana-Salazar had seen the photo displayed in his father's old house.
 Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her friend Leonor Kromis look for the village Bautista's husband lived in while they were separated on a map at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista's husband lived in San Nicolás, Mexico, where Bautista doesn’t think she can find work or schooling for her children.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, cries as his former teacher, Jennifer Walsh, wipes his tears at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan, USA. Lourdes Salazar Bautista took her children with her to Mexico as she was deported. To stay with his mother, Quintana-Salazar attends a school in Toluca, Mexico.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, center, waits for the soccer ball to be passed to him during his lunch break at his new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. Bryan was hoping to join a new soccer team in the U.S. as he entered high school. His new school does not have a soccer team, so he only plays for fun.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 15, leans on a car holding flowers for her grandmother to bring to a funeral outside of the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar has been adjusting to life in Mexico, but misses her friends and life in the United States.
 From left, Carlota Bertha Salazar puts her hand on her husbands grave, Pedro Salazar, as her daughter, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, hugs her at the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Bautista missed her father's funeral when she was living in the United States and could not come back to Mexico, until she was deported.
 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks out the window at the landscape near her house as she sits in the backseat of a taxi in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, is kissed on her forehead by her father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, as Quintana-Salazar's brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, watches television at the children's grandmother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico. "Lulys" and Bryan grew up without their father after his deportation in 2010.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, stares into the distance as he stands next to his uncle's livestock in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar hasn't spent time with friends outside of school in Mexico because "it brings back old 'back home' hanging out memories." Instead, he plays video games and spends his weekends with his family.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks around her classroom during school at her new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. “Lulys” is considering returning to the United States to finish high school, therefore leaving her younger brother and parents behind.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks down as she registers for classes at her previous high school in the United States in her room at home in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar is surrounded by photos of her friends and family from the United States.
 From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans on her brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, as they sleep in the car on the way home from school in Toluca, Mexico.
 From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista purées juice in a blender as her husband, Luis Quintana Chaparro, background, cooks hamburgers while Salazar Bautista's nephew, Pedro Salazar Bolaños, 8, talks with Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, at her brother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.
 From left, Humberto Salazar Bolaños, 14, laughs with his cousin, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, at Salazar Bolaños' house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar pictures himself retiring in San Nicolás, but plans on returning to the United States as soon as he can for high school.
 Lourdes Salazar Bautista leans on the wall as she sweeps the stairs at her house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.
 Luis Quintana Chaparro walks past a curtain at his brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, center, works on homework as his sister, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, on left, and his father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, look over his shoulders at their house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, stares off into the distance at her uncle's shop in San Nicolás, Mexico. "I have been struggling here," she said. "It's been such a long time since we went over there [the United States]."
 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up as she walks to her cousin's shop in Toluca, Mexico.
 Luis Quintana Chaparro, on left, stands next to his wife, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, and family members at Quintana Chaparro's brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.
 Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, works on her homework and texts her aunt about renting out the family home at her apartment in East Lansing, Michigan, USA. The burden of renting the family home fell on Quintana-Salazar. Quintana-Salazar lives alone in the U.S. as she continues her education at Michigan State University.
 Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, looks at his phone in his cousin's room while his sister Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 20, does her hair at their aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. The siblings flew to Mexico the next day to see their parents. After their visit, Pamela returned to the U.S. for school and Bryan was left to stay in Mexico.
 Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, waits for her friends to get their eyebrows threaded at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Quintana-Salazar returned to the U.S. to finish high school. She spent one year with her parents and brother in Mexico before returning to the life she grew up with in Michigan.
 From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans into her cousin Eddie Salazar, 7, and laughs at her aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Quintana-Salazar grew up close to Salazar and will now be living with him as she returns to high school in Ann Arbor.
 Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up and smiles as she stands on the roof at the house she grew up in, in San Nicolás, Mexico. When Salazar Bautista was growing up, she used to think the mountains in the background were "the end of the world."

Lourdes Salazar Bautista expresses concern for her children, moments after her deportation order was confirmed, outside the ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations Office in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista had been granted continued stays of deportation after her husband was deported to care for her children.

Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, rests as she waits to begin the process to officially become a Mexican-American citizen at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. The three Quintana-Salazar children were born in the U.S., and hope their dual-citizenship will help them travel back and forth to Mexico with ease.

From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her daughter Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, embrace during a meeting with anti-deportation campaign leaders at Bautista's home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. The family hopes that Quintana-Salazar will file for a pardon when she turns 21, to fight her mother's 10-year ban from the U.S.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, throws torn-up paper from family documents into a fire at his home in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Anticipating his mother's deportation, the family burned important documents they no longer needed.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, looks at an old family photo at his father's old house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar's mother suggested the family take the photo to send to her husband, after he was deported from the U.S. This was the first time Quintana-Salazar had seen the photo displayed in his father's old house.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista and her friend Leonor Kromis look for the village Bautista's husband lived in while they were separated on a map at the Consulate General of Mexico in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Bautista's husband lived in San Nicolás, Mexico, where Bautista doesn’t think she can find work or schooling for her children.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, cries as his former teacher, Jennifer Walsh, wipes his tears at the Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan, USA. Lourdes Salazar Bautista took her children with her to Mexico as she was deported. To stay with his mother, Quintana-Salazar attends a school in Toluca, Mexico.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 13, center, waits for the soccer ball to be passed to him during his lunch break at his new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. Bryan was hoping to join a new soccer team in the U.S. as he entered high school. His new school does not have a soccer team, so he only plays for fun.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 15, leans on a car holding flowers for her grandmother to bring to a funeral outside of the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar has been adjusting to life in Mexico, but misses her friends and life in the United States.

From left, Carlota Bertha Salazar puts her hand on her husbands grave, Pedro Salazar, as her daughter, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, hugs her at the cemetery in San Nicolás, Mexico. Bautista missed her father's funeral when she was living in the United States and could not come back to Mexico, until she was deported.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks out the window at the landscape near her house as she sits in the backseat of a taxi in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, is kissed on her forehead by her father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, as Quintana-Salazar's brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, watches television at the children's grandmother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico. "Lulys" and Bryan grew up without their father after his deportation in 2010.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, stares into the distance as he stands next to his uncle's livestock in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar hasn't spent time with friends outside of school in Mexico because "it brings back old 'back home' hanging out memories." Instead, he plays video games and spends his weekends with his family.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks around her classroom during school at her new school, Escuela Normal Superior del Estado de Mexico, in Toluca, Mexico. “Lulys” is considering returning to the United States to finish high school, therefore leaving her younger brother and parents behind.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, looks down as she registers for classes at her previous high school in the United States in her room at home in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar is surrounded by photos of her friends and family from the United States.

From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans on her brother, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, as they sleep in the car on the way home from school in Toluca, Mexico.

From left, Lourdes Salazar Bautista purées juice in a blender as her husband, Luis Quintana Chaparro, background, cooks hamburgers while Salazar Bautista's nephew, Pedro Salazar Bolaños, 8, talks with Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, at her brother's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

From left, Humberto Salazar Bolaños, 14, laughs with his cousin, Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, at Salazar Bolaños' house in San Nicolás, Mexico. Quintana-Salazar pictures himself retiring in San Nicolás, but plans on returning to the United States as soon as he can for high school.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista leans on the wall as she sweeps the stairs at her house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Luis Quintana Chaparro walks past a curtain at his brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, center, works on homework as his sister, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, on left, and his father, Luis Quintana Chaparro, look over his shoulders at their house in San Miguel Zinacantepec, Mexico.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, stares off into the distance at her uncle's shop in San Nicolás, Mexico. "I have been struggling here," she said. "It's been such a long time since we went over there [the United States]."

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up as she walks to her cousin's shop in Toluca, Mexico.

Luis Quintana Chaparro, on left, stands next to his wife, Lourdes Salazar Bautista, and family members at Quintana Chaparro's brother-in-law's house in San Nicolás, Mexico.

Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 19, works on her homework and texts her aunt about renting out the family home at her apartment in East Lansing, Michigan, USA. The burden of renting the family home fell on Quintana-Salazar. Quintana-Salazar lives alone in the U.S. as she continues her education at Michigan State University.

Bryan Quintana-Salazar, 14, looks at his phone in his cousin's room while his sister Pamela Quintana-Salazar, 20, does her hair at their aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA. The siblings flew to Mexico the next day to see their parents. After their visit, Pamela returned to the U.S. for school and Bryan was left to stay in Mexico.

Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, waits for her friends to get their eyebrows threaded at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA. Quintana-Salazar returned to the U.S. to finish high school. She spent one year with her parents and brother in Mexico before returning to the life she grew up with in Michigan.

From left, Lourdes “Lulys” Quintana-Salazar, 16, leans into her cousin Eddie Salazar, 7, and laughs at her aunt and uncle's house in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Quintana-Salazar grew up close to Salazar and will now be living with him as she returns to high school in Ann Arbor.

Lourdes Salazar Bautista looks up and smiles as she stands on the roof at the house she grew up in, in San Nicolás, Mexico. When Salazar Bautista was growing up, she used to think the mountains in the background were "the end of the world."

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