Essay on My Experience Of My Dad And Mom

1547 Words Jun 24th, 2016 null Page
Everyone wants to leave a mark in this world you can’t do that without knowing who you are and where you belong. In this world, there are about one hundred ninety six developing countries as well as people migrating from one country to another it’s hard to know where our origins are from. An individual who was born and raised in a different country than your ancestors, it’s difficult to know your roots. Marcus Gravey once said “A person without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots” (Garvey). Growing up with a culture different from your mother and father it’s difficult you question you as a person and judge your parents. Without appreciating your heritage and being proud of it you don’t know where you belong. By my experience going to India for the first time I attached with the language, food, lifestyle, and my family slowly but surely I have become the person I am today.
My dad and mom are originally from India to be specific they are from the southernmost part of India a state called Kerala. My dad is an engineer and my mom is a doctor. My dad has five brothers and two sisters and he is the youngest out of the eight. My mom has four sisters and a brother she is also the youngest out of the six. They were married through an arranged marriage through their families. Since my dad was already working and living in the UAE my mom decided to move there with my dad. My mom found a job and after about a year and a half they had me…

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