When we go into the fields, it's really hot because the tobacco plants are very tall. It's difficult to breathe. We have to drink water after we finish one row of tobacco or after an hour or two depending on how high the tobacco plants are. I know I have to rest when my head starts to hurt. I drink a lot of water but, when I do, my stomach hurts, and sometimes I get nauseated. I sweat a lot. Today, I only lasted a few hours in the heat. You can't work [in that heat]. [There was a heat index of 104 at noon that day.]

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