The Great WallWhen papers ask me where I'm from, I write "Seattle," because they don't want to know the real answer. When people ask me where I'm from, I say "downtown," and they take a good look at me and take that to mean "Chinatown."The Great Wall by shebledgreenink
My parents run one of the zillion dim sum restaurants here. They're what the white kids at school call "fresh off the boat." Most of the people here are. They don't speak English at home, and they try not to at work. They don't watch anything on American TV; they read the local Chinese paper and watch the one Asian channel, pausing to turn off the TV in disgust whenever one of the five daily Korean soap operas comes on. On Saturdays they go to the market and complain about the terrible selection. When they manage to find chicken's feet, they declare a feast day and eat it with reverence, like it fell from the heavens just for us.
I try to spend as much time away from them as I can. There are only a handful of kids my age here; of those who have children, most are eit
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Current Residence: Eastern Iowa|
Favourite genre of music: Classical/Choir, jazz, opera, asian (contemporary and traditional), Scottish
Operating System: Windows XP SP3
MP3 player of choice: VLC Media Player
Shell of choice: Sea. *wink*
Wallpaper of choice: Something anime. Probably.
Skin of choice: Mine, preferably.
Favourite cartoon character: Don't watch cartoons. Anime? Different story.
Personal Quote: "I don't want to catch pregnancy!"