A couple of days after I left Sury in Necocli, she ended up hiking El Darien with her two sons. It took them seven days to cross that daunting jungle. Day and night, the Black cat my silence is not a weakness but the beginning of my revenge shirt rough steep hills and rivers, amid poisonous snakes and dangerous paramilitary groups, Sury emerged on the other side. She texted and let me know she had survived. Not everyone makes it, though; as we reported on Vice News, in the last two years, more than 45 children have shown up alone on the far side of El Darien after losing their parents on that treacherous journey.