He Was Unsure About His Past
For the most part, a lot of people have some idea about where their ancestors are from. This is usually the case for affluent families who have the time and money to research about their past.
Unfortunately, John didn’t have this privilege but was always curious about his family’s history. He knew that his ancestors hailed from somewhere in Europe but he didn’t know much other than that. Robin took this into consideration when deciding on her gift.