My Quality of Life Abroad is Closely Tied to Two Privileges

Living abroad isn’t the same experience for everyone.

Anu Kumar
Anu Kumar
Jun 23 · 3 min read
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Upon my last visit to the US, I caught up with many old friends, colleagues, and mentors over lunch. While we fervently talked about what’s happened in our lives since I left the US for France, they all had the same question.

What is it like…