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(It helped that I attended an All Girls Catholic High School so there was very little temptation.) But when I finally started dating my non-Filipino boyfriend, there were a few things he needed to know:1. One cultural value that Filipinos pride themselves on is "close family ties." Filipino families — and generally speaking, most Asian families — are very close. So if you get invited to a party and everyone is drunk and singing, I'm sorry, but you cannot escape the mic. They think they can slowly pressure me and break me down, but Filipinas are raised to believe sex is for someone you intend to spend the rest of your lives with.Everyone pitches in to raise a child from grandparents to godparents to the next door neighbor. As soon as I became old enough to date, my mother told me, "We don’t care what ethnicity he is, as long as he’s Catholic." Because we're from a strict and conservative Roman Catholic country, most Filipinas you meet most likely observe Catholic holidays, are active in church, and wear religious paraphernalia; a cross necklace, for instance. (Our Catholic religion plays a part in that, too.) Of course, some Filipinas tend to be less sexually conservative than others, but even then, they probably prefer not to talk openly about their sexual experiences.But the USCIS does have 120 days (4 months) to issue a decision, so don’t get too concerned if you don’t hear from them right away. Here are just a few helpful hints for the ceremony, but remember things can vary a little (depending on how many applicants there are, the specific venue, your location, etc.).*There will probably be two lines going into the venue: one for the applicants and the other for the applicant’s family/friends.*The applicant will see an agent to make sure the details are correct on the certificate of citizenship.She’ll surrender her green card and will receive the certificate the ceremony.*Be prepared for a significant wait.There are materials available on the USCIS website, and there are apps available for both Mac/Apple and Android.The actual citizenship interview is usually scheduled within about 6 months of the application.You are (hopefully) just months away from being finished with this process for good–no more USCIS red tape! Go to the government page, read the instructions, and download the form.
Here are the requirements, straight from the USCIS Website: Should you apply as soon as she is allowed? By this time she’ll have her 10-year visa, so there’s not necessarily a rush.The typical Filipina will have no trouble with this interview as long as she’s studied.Her English proficiency will be more than enough to satisfy the language requirements, and the civics portion is not difficult.She can do a little research and find the closest Philippine Embassy office for more details.The consulates will periodically travel to larger cities so that Filipinos can have access to services without having to go to the embassy location.
In fact, historically, Filipino courtship involves the guy doing service for the girl’s family (fetching water, fixing a broken roof, etc.) as physical proof of your devotion to her and the family. At the same time, I know some Filipinas who don’t mind if their significant other is of another religion or don’t identify with a religion. When my cousins in interracial relationships bring their significant others to our home for the first time, they're always overwhelmed by the amount of food my mother manages to prepare in a two-day period (Yes, two.