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to meet new people...to learn from others...to expand my horizons...cultivate long lasting freindships across the globe
simply put, i am one of a kind...take me as i am, and i will do the same. i am a free spirit and like to live my life like it's my last day...i am really frightened by the fact that i will die and not get to explore many parts of this world. i like learning about other cultures, people, languages, etc. i am very down-to-earth, spontaneous, adventurous, and like to party...a lot! i also know when to take care of business...i know that in order to get to where i want to be in life, i need to work hard for it...i know this first handedly...i am the product of immigrant parents who fled their native country for a better life for their children. i have seen them struggle day in and day out...taking menial jobs and working 14-hour shifts to put a roof over our heads...this has taught me to work hard for what i want and to not complain along the road. at the moment i am repaying them by working towards my bachelor's at the university of california, berkeley...after that i plan to work in the consulting field and later work towards my mba...be on the look out for me, i'm planning on opening a night club...premier, top-of-the-line, multiple floors, fully stocked bars, dancers, VIP rooms, the whole nine yards! need to know more? ask...i'm an open book.
i know i'm here for a reason...i haven't found it yet, but i am learning great things along the way. lately i've been doing a lot of soul searching and i feel like the pieces to the puzzle are coming together...however, the picture is still small and can't wait to see the final product..been through a lot in life to look back in the past...i just look at what's ahead...sure, i learn from my past, but i don't hold on to it.
music, traveling, learning other languages & cultures, meeting genuine people, people watching, bars, outdoors, beaches...
Music, Movies, and Books
movies: butterfly effect, beautiful mind, pan's labyrinth, donni darko, slum dog millionaire, amores perros, bad education, babel, talk to her, like water for chocolate, the office, run lola run, the alchemist, alfred hitchock films, film noirs, and more...
music: michael and janet jackson, los enanitos verdes, cafe tacuba, bob marley, yellowcard, coldplay, mana, belanova, erikah badu, the fugees, lauryn hill, matisyahu, la india, musiq soulchild, dazz band, earth wind and fire, thelonious monk, bb king, marvin gaye, jakson five, prince, and more...
Countries I’ve Visited
Brazil, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Brazil, El Salvador, United States