StoryCorps: Zahra & Sara Yousuf

August 2nd, 2012

America’s largest oral history project is in Metro Detroit, now through August 11th. StoryCorps' mobile booth is located in front of the Carr Center in Detroit’s Harmonie Park/Paradise Valley district. You can learn more and make reservations now. Today’s story comes from Zahra Yousuf. She tells her daughter, Sara, about her marriage to a fellow doctor and how she pawned her valuables in order to leave Pakistan with the hope of attaining a better life in America.