Teaching A New Dog Old Tricks
The Twenty-Six Malignant Gates
The Jong Family
My Own Path
"'Why don’t you like me the way I am! I’m not a genius! I can’t play the piano. And even if I could, I wouldn’t go on TV if you paid me a million dollars'" (Tan 136).
I really liked this quote because June is trying to make an effort to go against what her mother wants for her. Many parents force their kids to do things that they don't necessarily want to do and the kids are too scared to tell them no.