Amy Tan Cheeks Analysis

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Reading
Amy Tan “Fish Cheeks”
Summary
A Chinese girl named Amy, had a crush on a ministers American son named Robert. Her parents invited his family over for dinner. She was extremely nervous about how he’d react to her Chinese ways. On Christmas Eve her mother cooked a really large meal. When the meal finally came, her relatives reach across the table and lick their chops while Robert family waited patiently for the food. She was embarrassed by her family. Her mom came up to her and said I know you want to be American but inside you must always be Chinese. She didn’t agree with her then but now she understands and proud of her culture.
Response
I really didn’t like this story because the little girl was ashamed of who she was. Even though
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