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Two Cuban women refuse to emigrate out of loyalty, but not to country
Two Cuban women refuse to emigrate out of loyalty, but not to country

She could have left Cuba many times. As a Cuban Jew, Frida Zaitman could have gone to Israel or the United States, maybe even Europe. But Havana was the home she knew, the refuge her parents had settled upon after fleeing a war-torn Poland and Hitler's Holocaust. Zaitman, now 61, was raised by an Afro-Cuban nanny after her mother died giving birth to Zaitman and her twin brother, Felix. Zaitman and her nanny, Magda Danger, now 88, are an inseparable if odd pair. "I could have left, but I would have missed my mother," Zaitman says of Danger. "You reach a certain age...." Zaitman's neat but cramped two-bedroom apartment (the refrigerator is in the dining...

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