Posts tagged ‘assimilation’

April 11, 2010

Decision time: to be or not to be the typical immigrant

I had only turned nine when I came here with my mum;  American schools would have me for 12 more years.  By the end of it how Caribbean would I be? By Caribbean, I mean, how much would I adhere to our way of children being eternally obligated to fulfill their parents’ definition of success. Hint: it’s not public service, fame or good name.

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