“Today, I am about to apply for my US Citizenship and affirm my choice to be a part of this community. It is the most natural thing for me to pay respect to their memories and do the very little that is asked of me so we can all move ahead into a healthier happier future.

We have registered to get our vaccinations whenever the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will deem it right for us.

This I do for you, for me, and for the many ones we have been missing–and the ones we have not met yet.”