By Christina H.
Grade 4, Connecticut
Country of Origin: Fiji

Hi, I am Christina. I immigrated from Fiji when I was four. I was very scared and we had to leave about everything behind. I was going to go to Ellis Island and have a journey, my dad said. I didn't know what America was. I thought it was a neighborhood. I tried not to cry since I couldn't say bye to everyone. Some of my friends came to the mysterious place with me. I saw an ocean. I was confused. Was I going to live in an ocean? We went on a boat and my mom said,

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