Ronald Takaki starts his milestone work A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America with an anecdote that is not difficult for those who have East Asian heritages to relate.
How to CiteYang, M., 2010. Cross-Cultural Mirrors: Two-Way Reflections. ASIANetwork Exchange: A Journal for Asian Studies in the Liberal Arts, 18(1), pp.53–60. DOI: http://doi.org/10.16995/ane.196