By Sharon R.
Grade 7, Illinois
Country of Origin: Mexico

My father said that when he came he knew some friends here. When he came here he was 21 years old in 1987. He said that he liked about Chicago was everthing but most import thing was to him was to find work and I house to live in. When he first found a house was in the news papers and then he want with a friend to see it. He did learn english but by the time my mom came to chicago and I was born. And want to school and teach my parent english at a small age.''My dad said.'' But he most thing he miss is his familly and the food. And wish he could go back so when Can fixs his paper and then he can go every few days.

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