His mom called him a “miracle baby,” with a good reason. He saved her entire family during World War II. This story portrays his childhood during World War II and the Korean War and life-changing events as he grew up. He came to the United States as an aspiring student with hopes and dreams. Life was far different from his dream. He often feels alone, like a man without a country, living in the past. The author hopes that his unique life experience resonates with many people, especially foreign students and immigrants who came to this country hoping to pursue their dreams.