In 1931 the historian James Truslow Adams defined "The American Dream" for the first time as "That dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for every man, with opportunity for each according to his ability or achievement." Seventy-six years later, Shreenie Vasan saw this dream become a reality for him.

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