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Thankful to be an American

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The people who really know me can tell you that one of my goals in life is to live in London for at least more than the three months I spent there while in college.

However, I’d hate to think that because of that people think I’m not thankful for the blessing of being born in America.

Certainly, I may have been born in Louisiana — one of the poorest states and a state with one of the worst education systems (especially since I wasn’t lucky enough to be born in Lincoln Parish). But, that’s still better than a great number of places I could have been born.

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