Somebody once said we are all Americans, sometimes born in the wrong places.
I decided to join my new homeland.
I've come to appreciate the ideals that helped create this great country.
Legal or not, too many immigrants coming at the same time are not what any country needs. People around the world may have low opinions of the US but when it comes to issues that affect them directly, they would be surprised to find out that we are all in the same boat.
Since 2004, when citizens of eight central and eastern European countries were given the right to work in Britain, the number of UK-born people working here has fallen by 500,000, from 24.4 million to 23.9 million.