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The Day I Told My Mom I Don’t Want to Live in the Village Anymore

Sorry mom, but I got dreams.

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I was 20 and stuck in my small village. Okay, “stuck” is perhaps an exaggeration here because apparently, that’s not what my mom thought — or everyone around me. But it’s what I felt.

I spent a couple of years in the city before getting my diploma. So logically, when I graduated…

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