It can be difficult at times to communicate aspects of your life to another culture (and, to be fair, it’s vice versa!) We take for granted certain assumptions about our language, beliefs, and other things that are so deeply ingrained that we assume everyone else assumes the way. Of course, I’m talking about how In-N-Out is the best hamburger joint in the world. Also? Easter.
Here’s David Sedaris’ essay “Jesus Shaves” about his experiences being an expat in France.