2 bodies found; crosser deaths exceed '05 mark

I don't want to go on being just a root in the shadows,
vacillating, extended, shivering with dream,
down in the damp bowels of earth,
absorbing it, thinking it, eating it every day.

-Pablo Neruda from 'Walking Around'

Border issues in the news...

Border Patrol agents discovered the bodies of two suspected illegal border crossers Wednesday, the ninth and 10th found in the past 11 days.

At 9:45 a.m. east of Douglas, a Border Patrol agent tracking a group of illegal entrants discovered a decomposed body, said Jose A. Gonzalez Jr., a Border Patrol Tucson Sector spokes-man. The body was found about six miles east of Douglas on Geronimo Trail, a dirt road that runs east-west parallel to the international line.

Read the full article by Brady McCombs in the Arizona Daily Star