The Importance Of Being A Mexican-American

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“I think part of maturity is knowing who you are.” (Rob Lowe) Various events that happen can mark your life tremendously. They can help you mature in many different ways coming from your background or culture. Many people believe that transitioning to an adult can take time. I, on the other hand, believe that a certain event can mark you and make you mature. And that within a day it can help you express who your really mean to be. For instance, coming from a distinctive ethnicity than most people affects my life in an unusual way. Being Mexican-American can be either a fortunate thing or a dreadful thing. With my father being torn away from me about a year ago by 10 immigration officers it solidifies the way I view life. A family is the most
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