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My father and his friends built our first house in The Netherlands is our country of birth and always will be our homeland but now we are Canadian. We will be forever grateful to the staff and all who were, and are now, associated with Pier Ukrainian family on board the R.
Aquitania, December Damiani family with Officers on board the S. I am a black Jamaican — Canadian. An immigration officer in Toronto told me to seek a job as a domestic, as I would never get one as a teacher. I laughed at him. I did work happily in my profession for 32 years. I have 3 medals for community contributions, plus numerous awards. Thanks, Canada. I arrived in I believe that Canada has given us the opportunity to become something meaningful of ourselves and contribute to the success of the community and to the Great country of Canada.
I look back on how Canada has changed me and my values. I think the hardest part of emigrating was changing the way I believed things should be done. I was brought up to understand that the British knew how to do things correctly. Our first house in Canada was a farmhouse 2 km outside of Bowmanville. I arrived in Canada on July 1st, on Canada Day and it was very, very meaningful.