By Aline .
Grade 5, California
Country of Origin: Egypt

Alex came to New Jersey from Egypt. He came because he had always dreamt of living in the United States. He came in 1980. His two uncles had been here before him. When he came, he came on a plane. He brought all kinds of things with him like clothes, furniture, etc., but something special he brought was pictures. His first impression of America was that it was a very different life-style. In his native country he was studying to be a doctor. Here he is a doctor. In his native country he went to a club where he met his friends.

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