For eight months to a year, these Indonesian domestic workers spend their day off in an English language class in Hong Kong.
Meet Arik Wijayanti and Augustina Kaswanti, two twenty-somethings who dedicated their Sundays to learning natural, spoken English at the Freedom English school.
It’s not easy to learn a new language, and learning it under stress — by design — is not particularly attractive, at first. Putting themselves under such duress, by choice, is remarkable. And graduating after eight months is a real accomplishment.
If you’re happy being in your comfort zone, and feeling content to be soft around the edges, watch this inspirational story.
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