What was the reaction of your family when you decided to come to Canada?

My wife had been in Montreal prior to our immigration here; however, she had to return to Germany. She also wanted to return to Canada. My parents and siblings had a wish for me to continue the family business. When I decided to immigrate to Canada they were not happy with our decision. The wish to leave Germany was greater than the familial ties in Germany. Presently we have a strong connection to Germany and visit there often or we (the whole family) will meet in a specific location. I believe that since I am successful, that the pain of my leaving Germany, for my parents, is not in the same form as it was when I left.

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