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SEEDS OF COMPASSION
The last Thanksgiving James had before he came to the Mission was in a jail cell.
“That’s really depressing, being in a cell on a holiday,” he says.
Even though it was depressing, he was also used to it. Having started using drugs and running with gangs before he was even a teenager, James spent most of his adult life in and out of jail, in recovery programs or on the streets . . .