Att vara tyst betyder inte nödvändigtvis “jag ger mig”

Jag vill inte gå ner från min piedestal för att sänka min värdighet. Jag kan hjälpa dig komma upp till mig, men jag kommer inte låta dig dra ner mig. Jag förtjänar mer än så. Om någon stenar mig, kommer jag inte falla så lätt, jag kan hålla starkt, och om jag någonsin faller, det finns massor av människor som kan fånga upp mig, jag är inte ensam, jag har en bra relation med min familj och släkt.
Jag lärde mig goda moraliska värden vid tidig ålder och jag är skyldig detta av mina föräldrar och mina lärare. De lärde mig inte bara hur man läser och skriver, men även räkna mina pengar på banken inklusive ränta och den bästa av alla läror “för att respektera alla människor oavsett hur de ser ut“, eftersom i Guds ögon (du och jag kan ha olika gudar), är vi alla lika. Jag har tur att kunna lära dessa kunskaper och jag kommer definitivt att vidarebefordra dem till mina barn och barnbarn och så länge jag lever.

Published by queenkeandra

I am a swedish citizen with asian origin, lives in Sweden, entrepreneur, accountant, fashion designer, dressmaker, professional interpreter and translator and from year 2014, I also became a local politician with some assignments from the local government. I moved to Sweden after marriage with a Swedish national in 1986. Two years later we got a son followed by a daughter after 21 months. Satisfied with life in fact, I guess I got all I wished for, it feels I have everything. Being married is not just a bed of roses, the roses have thorns also and you can get it at times but we’ve always been doing pretty good. Kinder and better husband I do not think I can get, everyone has their flaws and life becomes easier if you can accept them. I’m not a perfect person either. I became a grandmother quite young, only 45 years old, was a little skeptical at first but then I loved to be one. Now I am already a grandmother of two, a boy and a girl of 20 months between them, such a great feeling, it feels like it was a replay of my life. When I have both of them at home, it feels like I was young again and is the mother of small children. I can not explain but so damn good it is. When I moved to Sweden I knew nothing about the country, but now it feels like I’ve always lived here. I speak Swedish better than my native language, better in Swedish grammar than my husband, it may sound strange but it’s true. I dream even in Swedish. I hang out with many Swedes, have worked and still working in Swedish companies. I go to the Swedish church though I am a Roman Catholic. We believe in the same God anyway. I’ve adapted pretty well in Swedish society. I think I have to adjust to that country I moved to, not the country or its citizens to adapt to me. Sweden has no responsibility whatsoever that I wanted to move here so I could not demand anything else, but now a citizen, I think I have the right as any other native Swedes. I pay taxes and do my duties as a citizen. I think I am a good role model and a loyal citizen and can fight for my new country.

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