Reflective Essay On Moving To America

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Moving to America took a huge toll on my family. My mom had to leave her husband behind, and move to a whole new country to raise her two children as a single mother. She had to leave her job, her friends, and her family to once again become a full-time college student. This change had an immense effect on my life. Over the last four years, I have had the extra responsibilities of taking care of my younger brother while my mom spent endless nights studying to be on top of her classes and keep her full scholarship at Broward College. As the older sister, I had to step up at a very young age. I made the conscious decision to assist my mother by relieving her of as many responsibilities as I could. Cooking, tutoring my little brother, grocery
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