By Wayland Fong
I don't want for this booklet to be an autobiography; i'm too younger for that. Nor do i feel that my existence has been any higher than the subsequent seventeen-year-old adolescent. In penning this booklet, my target is that the tales in my existence might be in a position to influence yours. those tales, to me, are rooted not just within the humanity of the folk inside them, but in addition in its value in figuring out the hardships of convinced components of the realm. i could be purely undefined, yet i'm blessed to were uncovered to a wealthy relatives historical past of tradition. i'm hoping to proportion the tales of the folk i've got met in my existence, people who may rather be simply anonymous faces within the crowd. Why? easily placed, I surely think those tales are worthy telling.
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