When did you first feel like an Angeleno?

401556 01: The lights of a shuttle bus streak past the large LAX letters that welcome travelers to Los Angeles International Airport, February 25, 2002, in Los Angeles, CA. Terror threats and suspicious packages at LAX have kept officals busy. A bomb squad investigated a tin of cookies left unattended tonight. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
401556 01: The lights of a shuttle bus streak past the large LAX letters that welcome travelers to Los Angeles International Airport, February 25, 2002, in Los Angeles, CA. Terror threats and suspicious packages at LAX have kept officals busy. A bomb squad investigated a tin of cookies left unattended tonight. (Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
David McNew/Getty Images

Immigrants and transplants to Los Angeles: Tell us the story of when you realized you belong here.

We want to hear about that moment where you thought to yourself, "I truly feel like an Angeleno, now," and why.

Take Two is collecting stories to make a tribute to Los Angeles, and hopes to include your anecdote.

We’ll read every response, and nothing is published without your permission.