You’re not from these parts, huh?

Steven N.
Pembroke Pines, FL

I am Hispanic, born and raised in New York. I served in the Marine Corps from 1988 to 1992 and was stationed in Jacksonville, NC. I was on my way to Fayetteville to visit some friends and got lost on the way. I stopped at some convenience store to ask for directions and was met with this statement…. I clearly heard,, “Get out: You don’t belong here…. I can’t recall when I have ever feared more for my life.


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