My Nike Running Shoes

Freweini Berhane


While I was preparing for my journey from Eritrea to Sudan with my family, I bought a lovely pair of Nike shoes so that they could console me during harsh times. I was 16 years old and passionate about my looks. I spent a lot of money on them. Then I was stuck with that pair of Nike running shoes, shoes that gave me remarkable memories, shoes that kept me warm during the chilly weather, shoes that tortured my feet during the hot weather, shoes that did not, after all, get a chance to immigrate with me to Canada.

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