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by Anonymous - January 01, 2003
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I never knew when I was speaking Farsi, Chinese, or English. After all, I would flit back and forth from my Taiwanese mother to my Persian father, rapidly translating words between them. Then, I'd settle into bed for my regular Dr. Seuss bedtime story.
Having parents from not only different ethnic backgrounds, but from opposite ends of the…
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