"You are nothing but a cleaning lady. I am your boss and you will do as I say. Now, clean this up" he said while tossing his cup of coffee on his brand new rug.
"Yes, sir. I will do so immediately" I said in my broken English, tears were threatening to fall.
"And you are lucky I don't fire you, or send you back to your country!"
"No, sir. Please, don't do that. I will clean right away" I said as he headed out, leaving me there. I couldn't help but let out a big sob. I was a nobody and he had all the power to destroy my life.
Niray Moreno is an immigrant farmer from Guatemala, who took a chance to cross the border to the United States and find a better life. Hired as a cleaning lady at a very prestigious company, she faces discrimination and harassment, especially from Michael Belleview, the CEO who thinks he's above anyone else.
But she won't give up. With the help of his brother Jayden Belleview, she will work hard and fight against those who mistreated her, Rising until she becomes the new powerful boss.
One year later
“Hello, grandma. It’s been a while since I’ve been back home. Just wanted to come visit you,” I said, talking in her language just so she could understand me. I know she could hear me wherever she was.
I was standing by her g……