Personal Narrative: Moving To Mexico

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When I first moved to Mexico I was 15 years old; I had everything in D.R, friends, family, and sport, a life I really enjoyed and was really happy with it. I had always thought I was going to spend the rest of my life in my home country, since I was born there, but I guess I was wrong. I didn’t make it a big deal because I knew I was still going to be with my family, and family is everything. It was my first time going to Mexico and have a completely different lifestyle so I was pretty nervous. As soon as I arrived Mexico, I was completely shocked; All I saw were buildings everywhere; I was used to seeing land everywhere and animals right in front of my house. I was kind of surprised at the difference between cultures and countries. My two older siblings were already in Mexico they got there before with my mom. I was happy to be reunited with my brother and sister once again because it had been a while since I had seen them. We had a lot of family here already that we kept in contact with. When I first got here I didn’t like going out because I was scared I was going to be in a situation in which I needed to speak one important fact everyone was looking at me strange or laughing because of my accent, it’s so different the accents in Spanish especially in Latin …show more content…

I visit Dominican Republic once or twice a year, usually in the summer when I get longer vacations and so my siblings and parents. When I’m there it’s tons of fun but I don’t think I see myself ever living there again. I’m so used to the things that Mexico has offered me that I think living in Mexico was very good for my life and learning. I have family in Dominican Republic, that’s why I visit a lot, and I also left behind a couple of friends whom I’m still great friends with. Moving to Mexico was very hard for me, but now that I’d live there for so long, I don’t know if I’ll be able to live somewhere

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