Nuvia Padilla - Define American

Nuvia Padilla

Alvarado, TX

It was not my fault, I was only six A circle in a world of squares I am human, but called an alien I am free, yet a prisoner This is my home, I know no other Twenty-seven years of being isolated I speak two languages, but only understand one I am one of a million, but feel alone I will conquer, I will succeed I may be stopped physically but mentally I will overcome My ego refuses to feel inferior…..

I AM AMERICAN!!

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