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A True Story: Love on Thanksgiving 2020

By Yinghong Crone

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Yinghong is a new transfer student and this is her first semester at MU. She had completed her college education 30 years ago in China.  She is in English Department and her major is concentrating on ESL at MU.

It is a tough time for everyone and all the families during the pandemic. Yinghong worked with international high school students, she loved the job and her students very much. She was laid off by the company even she did a great job and received the “Best field service” award for the 2019-2020 school year from the company. She was very upset about losing her job.  This article she wrote is a true story, it is about how her family spent Thanksgiving of 2020. Love is more precious in this special period!

Author's Note: 

Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Yinghong He Crone at

Keywords: Thanksgiving, 2020, new traditions, found family, blessing, love

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