United States
34° 3' 53.3412" N, 117° 46' 42.1788" W

As a tall lean and athletic Mexican boy,
I look back to back to my past from which I was employed.
How my family has raised me to this moment,
Gratitude and Humility is all I have to show in current.
With the blood, sweat and tears of my grandparents,
I chose to exceed beyond all standards instead of laments.
As I stay in college away from all of my relatives,
I will always keep them close to my heart-where they also live.
Whenever I have rough times or when I am I need,
I look up at the horizon and remember my Mexican family.

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Grant-Grey Porter Hawk Guda

Powerful expression. Always let poetry fill your life. Keep expressing your heart.  

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