The fourth of July

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Fourth of July is a time where family comes together to enjoy great food and see great fireworks. Coming from Puerto Rico I didn’t know the meaning of Fourth of July, my family and I just knew what to plan out. It means so much more when knowing the history on it because this day means a lot to this country. Many Americans forget that we have so much freedom to live our lives they way we choose to, it’s a time where we remind each other that this is the land of the free. The very first Fourth of July experience I had was at my aunt’s house; she was the only one in the family that was living in the United States. On this day she had everything that was needed, from volleyball set ups, to croquet, and even a cotton candy machine. Seeing everything, I had said to myself, your spending the time right just likes every other American. I always knew that this day was a day that Americans spend their time appreciating what this country as given them. I felt no different and that was a good feeling, I really was stun on how there was so much activities and food out on the field. Some of ...

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