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Irving

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Hi! My name is Irving and I recently started learning American Sign Language. I'm finishing the beginners course.

I'm a hearing person and would love to make friends who can introduce me into the deaf community. My goals in life is to become an interpreter.

Currently I'm working as a teacher. I had a student who was deaf. He inspired me to learn, and since I've been taking the classes I'm in love with the language.

If anyone wishes to chat, feel free to write to me. 

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Hey there, Irving! 
It's great to meet you. I was born hard of hearing, but only recently learned of the Deaf community and ASL. I would love to chat with you some time, so please feel free to send me a message (I would do so myself, but the website says I exceeded my number).

Derrian 

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Hi Derrian, I also tried sending you a message but I couldn't.

Sorry for my delay in the reply, I didn't recieved a notification that you commented. 

I would love to chat with you sometime, hope we can fix this message thing somehow.

 

Irving.

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