ricos felling are sadness because his family is far away and he struggles to survive. this relates to the theme because he always is sad about his family but he says he is over them but in the end he wants to go back home simular to what he said on page 196
This reminds me of one of my favorite jokes. Mickey goes to the lawyer and tells him he wants a divorce, lawyers insist he & Minnie can't divorce, especially for the reason Mickey gives which is that Minnie is crazy. Mickey says I didn't say she was crazy I said she was f'n Goofy!!!!