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Tennessee

By Grace B.
Grade 4, Tennessee
Country of Origin: Mexico

. Was it hard to to leave Mexico?
Yes it was hard.

2. Did your family come with you?
No, my brothers and sisters came only.

3. Who encouraged you to come to
America?
Nobody I did it for my self.

4. Where did you stay when you came
to America?
In Los Angeles California.

5. How long have you been in
America?
13 years.

6. How old were you when you came
to America?
I was 32.

7. Did you all stay together?
Yes we did!

8.What work did you do?
I was a housekeeper.

9.How long did it take to come to
America?
1 month.

10. Are happier here or in Mexico?
I feel happy both places because I can
see my family.

The answers are Velia and the
questions are Grace.



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