Mexican dating customs
Food historians tell us Tex Mex cuisine originated hundreds of years ago when Spanish/Mexican recipes combined with Anglo fare.Tex Mex, as we Americans know it today, is a twentieth century phenomenon.
Living and intermarrying with local population brought about their full assimilation, and only rarely a few old Jewish practices and beliefs persisted while their significance was totally forgotten.I was able to participate in the wedding, as I served as the "Substitute groom" when the bride and groom were kidnapped during the reception.I was also part of a children's fairy tale during the ceremony (as the "moon"). Your description of the Russian wedding was very accurate, and I made a copy to keep in my private scrapbook of the wedding.In 1970, non-Mexican apprehensions totaled just 12,000.
The recent increase in non-Mexican apprehensions is due in part to a surge in unaccompanied Central American child migrants crossing the border without their parents.Reading your account brought back many happy memories.