"I can pinpoint the moment when I made a promise to myself to learn and not just learn, but love Italian. It was when I came to Italy the first time after my now-husband had moved back. I stayed with his parents who didn’t speak a word of English (still true to this day). What I felt during this stay was not shame or embarrassment or frustration even…no, it was a sense of wonderment and of curiosity."
To read the entire story I submitted, click here on my Guest Post Series: Jasmine Mah- Reasons Why I Love Italy and Why I Learn Italian.