In the “True Colors.” by Christine Granados(p,122-124) who has always want to live like Americans.
The author provide a story about her mother.
Her mother was a typical Mexican likes to collects knickknacks.
They immigrant from mexico to American.
her mother still keep the culture of mexico.
her mother put frogs in the yard.
but the author asked her boyfriend to steal it.
Because she don’t like the cultural of Mexican.
When she became a mother, she understand her mother behavior.
it is necessary for people to search the root of original culture rather than abandon it.
I think as the time pass, a lot of Mexican want to live in the American, Like in the north of China people want to live in Beijing. My hometown was nearby Beijing, i can drive to Beijing in 1 hour, Sometime i like the author, i don’t like my hometown cultural. i like life style like Beijing people. after i come to US, i realize that people could develop what are they like, but we should keep the original cultural form us. we should not throw it. it is necessary for people to search the root of original culture rather than abandon it.