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“Although as an adult, no one has asked me ‘What are you?,’ I’m not sure if it’s completely clear to people that I’m Black. Sometimes, when my boyfriend and I go out, people stare, and I get the sense that they think they’re seeing an interracial couple. I don’t get that as much anymore because I recently went natural, so now I think it’s pretty obvious that I’m not White.’ ”

Nashville, Tennessee
African-American / Black

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