I would say, my mom and my dad, they both understood. They said, ‘Okay, we understand that this is for the family’s sake, because we have to be there as a family. So you have to be there.’ [I said,] ‘So okay, we can be there to just complete the family weekend, but you need to understand we don’t really believe in this.’ And they understood that. They did respect our faith and belief, and we respect their faith and belief. So we never had any contradiction in between what we believe in and what we don’t believe in. So when we come together in one home, of course, we have these two things—my dad worships statues; he worships what he has been doing. And now I do what I do, which is reading the scriptures, praying, just the church things.”
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