Issues with interracial dating
When couple pics require more work than you’re used to. Taking selfies in the sun is a bitch," says Reddit user ehs5.
"The picture either turns out way too dark or way too bright." 3.
’ when he’s lived in Canada longer than they’ve been alive." 5.
When you have to deal with "jokes" about your race. When people try to "guess" your partner’s ethnicity.
Reddit user PM_ME_UNIFORMS, a white woman married to a Southeast Asian man, explains, "The worst part for me is the number of people (OK, women) who, after learning I’m married to an Asian guy, say something along the lines of ’Oh, I couldn’t, I’ve just never been attracted to Asian men!
’ This is way worse than the people who ask things like ’does he speak much English?
Like I know that Egyptian/Native is uncommon, but it was like the people asking that had never even seen people from the backgrounds they were guessing." 7.
"But that doesn’t stop my wife from describing all kinds of people (including me, frequently) as straight-up ’useless,’ including to their faces, and then wondering why these people either get angry or just avoid her." 4.
When people make backhanded comments about your significant other’s race.
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