His drive to succeed kept him going as an immigrant. Having a mortgage, he worked doubly hard to repay. Despite rejections, he kept trying to forget and move on.
His family sacrificed a lot and he knew that one mistake could end it all in a snap. The pile of challenges kept growing but he wasn’t deterred. He never stooped to unethical methods.
Sitting in the park, he remembered the day he became a citizen. It felt the galaxy had come together to help realize his dream. His felicity had no limits.
Linking to Fandango One Word Challenge: Snap, Your Daily Word Prompt: Felicity, Sammi’s Weekend Prompt #213, Stream of Consciousness Saturday: Drive, Saturday Mix