This may sound silly, but im not sure where i fit in, where i feel is 'home'. Ive lived in Britain my whole life and was born here, but both my parents are 100% greek blood. My mum was born in Cyprus and my dad was born in the Uk but has Greek parents who moved to the Uk from Cyprus. I visit Cyprus every year to see my family. My problem is that i dont know where i fit it the most and where is my proper 'home' seeing as im not British blood, and i dont live in cyprus so do not mix with people from my heritage. I dont feel 100% British or 100% Greek so i feel like i do not belong in either places completely. For example if i go to Cyprus and i see my family..i always feel like i am out of place as i live in the Uk and dont speak their 'lingo' even though i do speak greek.
What does everyone else think? and do any of you have the same problem..?
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- 06-02-2010 22:35
- 06-02-2010 22:37
My best friend was born and raised entirely in the UK and considers himself British despite both his parents being born and raised in Serbia.
- 06-02-2010 22:40
your lucky! Its great to be able to experience and be part of two cultures. instead of worrying what you are on paper, and trying to assign yourself a label, just be proud and happy with what you are!! its refreshing to be different
- 06-02-2010 22:46
It doesn't matter who you are on paper, just be happy with who you are! Many people who are 100% British and have lived there their entire life probably feel like they don't fit too...