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Unformatted text preview: efs. One such religion was Judaism. My father, who was a devout Jew, realized that he was no longer welcome in his home country. His journey led him from Iran throughout Europe and eventually to the United States. Every wrong move had drastic consequences. Every step had to be perfectly calculated. I see my father as a hero because he came to the realization that he needed to leave Iran. Staying in a country that was not tolerant of his religious beliefs was simply not an option for him. Looking back on his experience, he described his comfortable life with a nostalgic look in his eyes. Leaving was clearly not...
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