Previous Life: Tilda Ewing
Mexican Woman
Appears Chapter 9
Mexican Woman
Appears Half-Lives: The First Luisa Rey Mystery, Luisa's Mystery
Actor Bae Doona

The Mexican Woman is a lookout at a factory where illegal aliens make stuffed toys under sweatshop conditions. Luisa Rey and Joe Napier flee into the building to escape Bill Smoke.

The NovelEdit

In the novel, the woman interrupts Smoke long enough for Luisa and Joe to escape. She also helps Luisa and Joe escape through a passage in the sweatshop. She also kills one of Bill Smoke's associates, with a monkey wrench, after he has asked for Luisa and Joe's last words, allowing the pair to escape.

The FilmEdit

Mexican Woman after she killed Smoke

The Mexican Woman after she killed Smoke

In the film, Bill Smoke kills the woman's dog and calls her a "wetback." While Smoke is trying to chase down Luisa and Joe, the woman sneaks up behind him and beats him to death with a wrench, commenting, "Yo amaba ese perro" (I loved that dog) and "Don't call me a 'wetback.'"


The Mexican woman as she encountered Luisa Rey and Joe Napier

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