The story of how my mom became the woman today is truly miraculous. My mother was born in Oher Macedonia to two wonderful farmers, my grandparents. While they lived in the city my grandparents owned a farm and tended to it. On the farm they would grow corn, beans, and a variety of other vegetables. My mother lived a humble life and enjoyed it because while she may not had a life full of money she had a life full of love. However things started growing exponentially more difficult and that single farm could not provide for the family for forever so my grandfather left to come to America in order to make money and send it home to his family. My grandmother stayed where she was in order to care for her seven kids. When my grandfather left my mother was still very young and so was my grandmother, who is just sixteen years older than my mom. While my grandm...
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...doctors that she would have a baby and she shocked everyone by having two. My mother says that we are the reason that she breathes and that if my sister and I are happy it brings her joy.
My mother has taught me a limitless amount of things and I will continue to learn from her every single day. I am the person that I am today because of all the sacrifices and sleepless nights my mom endured to raise me. Whatever hardship or obstacle life presented my mom she gladly accepted and rather than admit defeat she held her head up high and tried to figure out a solution. My mom has done so much for me and my family that I hope to repay her someday. She gave up her life for her family and while I can not go back in time I can make a promise that I will try to be the best me I can be for my mother. I am a mirror of her parenting and if I succeed then she succeeds.
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