even though hardships are agonizing at times, Gutierrez demonstrates how
individuals in poverty transform their pain into growth. Their attitude and
perspective in life stems from the approach in which he or she chooses to deal
with their circumstances. By recognizing the positive aspects of their
struggles, Gutierrez points out how the search for positivity can guide he or
she to become a stronger individual and a capable representative of change.
They become the path towards better thus leaving the bitter behind.