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Unformatted text preview: old. Elders telling the young ones, life is too easy nowadays. World War II stories of escaping Nazi occupied Italy. Drama. Fighting fiercely loving fiercely. Loyalty. Full of pride. Finding any reason for the family to get together and celebrate. Birthday parties, Communions, Graduations, Funerals. Stuffy Catholic mass. Headaches from the incense and boredom. Priest droning on, parents telling their children to sit up straight and pay attention. Finally receiving communion that secret taste of wine, best part of church. Sunday BBQs another family gathering. Busy schedules, soccer practice, track practice, school meetings always chaotic. Marathons, soccer tournaments, athleticism is required to be a part of the Baez clan. Where Im From is Houston, TX....
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This note was uploaded on 01/22/2012 for the course ENGL 347 taught by Professor Cruz during the Spring '12 term at Texas A&M.
- Spring '12