Monday, April 19, 2010

Three Years in America

I arrived in the U.S. on April 19, 2007. Today, I celebrate my third year in my adopted country. My three years in America (2 years in Hawaii and almost a year in Florida) has taught me a lot of things. I have become emotionally stronger and tougher. I've learned to be independent, patient, more persevering and magnanimous. My life here is filled with trials. Life away from home is not easy, but I have learned to cope and go with the tide. I believe that God will not give me more than I can handle and the trials I face will make me a better and mature individual. My Lord is faithful and He is there to guide me, just as He has guided me all through these years.

My Lord has good plans for me. I look forward to a better tomorrow.

Hawaii, 2007

Hawaii, 2008

Florida, 2009

Florida, 2010


ME said...

Happy Anniversary sis...more fruitful years to come...

Unknown said...

That's great MsRay! Hope you'll have more years of fun there. God Bless always.

Ria C
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Ebie said...

Congratulations on your 3rd year anniversary!

It is always tough being transplanted to another country, but it will soon pass...

Good luck!

Tetcha said...

You've surely come a long way, Ms. Ray! God speed!


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