143. Richard's Father

Richard grew up in Los Angeles, California, and a pretty good life. There was food on table and he had plenty of clothes to . He didn't really have any needs. He went a good school in a nice area of city, and had many friends. Richard grew up three older sisters, who also enjoyed their life California, and had many friends. All this was because of their father Michael.

Michael was born poverty in a small town just outside of City. When Michael was a boy, he remembered when there was not enough food to eat, fresh water to drink. Whenever he was thirsty, would go to the river to collect water. lived in a hut that had no floor. times he slept on the dirt, with just blanket between him and the ground.

That all when, at the age of 17, Michael emigrated the United States with his family. The first years were almost as difficult as it was Mexico, but gradually things began getting better for and his family.

When Michael turned 19, he to enroll into a community college. His father always stressed the importance of learning English while lived in Mexico. That talent was very useful Michael now. Soon Michael was bringing home excellent cards. Because of this, he was able to to a university and earned his degree in .

Michael got a great job that paid well, allowed him to move into a better part town, and to help his parents, too. He had a family of his own. When Richard born, it was the happiest day in Michael's .