The first to arrive at the Machinist Hall in Bridgeton, Rachel waits with headphones in her ears and her hood pulled over her head.
Earlier that day, Rachel went to the doctor. She had been running a 101 degree fever all week and her ear was bothering her. Rachel said they wanted to send her to the ER but she wouldn't let them.
"So this fight is more important than your ear," her doctor asked.
"Right now it is," she answered.