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    25 Small Ways Asian Immigrant Parents Show Their Love

    Did you eat yet?

    1. They're constantly worried that you might be hungry.

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    2. So they're always prepared to cook you food.

    3. And when you're away from home, they send you more than you know what to do with.

    4. They spent hours with you helping you with your homework.

    yes that is an asian boy and yes he is doing homework with his parents

    Yes, sometimes it turned into a lecture about why American math methods were subpar, but you wouldn't be nearly as good at math as you are now.

    5. And obviously made sure you were well fed.

    6. Their other hours were devoted to accompanying you during piano or violin practice.

    7. And when your hands were tired, they gave you plenty of massages.

    8. They tended to your ailments even if that meant trying intimidating methods.

    9. They constantly worry about you.

    10. So they always leave you notes like this:

    11. Telling them that you feel sick gives them a panic attack.

    12. But they really do take care of you when you're actually injured.

    13. They're more concerned about you getting enough sleep than anything else in the world.

    14. Driving in bad weather? Out of the question.

    15. They always hate it when you spend money on them.

    16. Although they're choosy, they actually give the best dating advice.

    17. They constantly bought you new clothes in fear of you not wearing enough layers.

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    18. They repaired your clothes for even the tiniest tear.

    19. They sent you all the latest free skincare products.

    20. They cleaned your place every time they visited you in college.

    21. Sometimes they chastised you about changes you made to your appearance...

    22. So "doing it now and apologizing later" was sometimes the best approach.

    Parents saw my tattoo and they just shook their head and said "I'm not even surprised"πŸ˜…πŸ˜‚ Much love for the chillest Asian parents ever.πŸ™ŒπŸΌπŸ™ŒπŸΌ

    As much as they might hate your tattoo or piercing, their love for you will persist.

    23. They always preferred that you stay closer to home but they wanted you to have the best opportunities.

    24. They're overjoyed when you choose to spend time with them as an adult.

    25. And just because they're reluctant to show it in person, they really do love you.

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