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I had always understood certain facets of everyday life as norms since most of my peers were like me and grew up in households like mine.
I never attributed tenets as simple as honoring and respecting elders, especially parents, to my ethnic upbringing.
And I as I came to know him better, he didn't disappoint me.
He always opened doors for me and wouldn't leave my side until he escorted me all the way to the entrance to my apartment.
My heart melted at that first sight of his big sesame-oil brown eyes.There are dozens of ethnic groups, each with their own dialect, spread throughout the different regions of the United States.Despite descending from a country so massive, people with Chinese heritage still share a common culture and value system that rings true with many other Asian cultures.The Parental Influence Like many Chinese parents, mine only expected the best – the best grades, the best schools, the best jobs, and the best husband who shared those same qualities.As such, I always feared the chance of disapproval when my love interests deviated from that of dating the ideal Chinese doctor.