有一天，7歲的梅亞沙放學回來，她的媽媽布蘭達（Brenda Romero）一如往常問她今天在學校做了什麼？梅亞沙回答說，老師教了「中央航線」（the Middle Passage）。布蘭達聽了頗覺驚奇，原來這所位在美國的學校，課程已經進入黑人歷史教育月。 中央航線是大西洋中連結歐洲與美洲的航海路線，也是16至19世紀之間歐洲大航海與海外殖民時期，從非洲販運黑人到美洲的必經航途。而梅亞沙的爸爸正是黑人。布蘭達問說：「那妳有什麼感想嗎？」梅亞沙大概復述了老師教的內容：歐洲人的船來到非洲，抓了很多黑人上船，通過大西洋中央航線來到美洲，然後把他們當奴隸賣掉。
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