#62 But For Now That’s The Way It Is

Mr. Rowe is 80 yrs old born and raised in Jamaica. He came here for a better life.He continues to wonder How did this happen? He has always had values of working hard. And America gave him that dream.He adheres to the law of staying in place. he doesn’t like it, But for now that’s the way it is.

About This Story

  • Project: COVID-19
  • Date submitted: April 19, 2020
  • Emotional tone: Positive
  • Who should know about this? Everyone, Friends and family, and My community

About the Storyteller

  • Community: Boynton Beach
  • Age: Over 61
  • Gender: Male
  • Concerns: Being around too many people, Health of the community, My health, and Safety of my neighborhood

How the Storyteller Interpreted Their Story

Note: Responses which fell closer to the middle (between two or three options) are shown as two dashes.
  • My story shows we need to: --
  • Who my story is about: --
  • Why people acted the way they did: --
  • How people were treated: --
  • In my story, there are: --
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  • My story shows: I have no control
  • My story teaches us that: The community is resilient
  • My story teaches us that: The community is stable
  • My story is about: Hope