His parents will never meet me.

Dallas, TX

Our breakup happened for many reason, but the main one is because his parents would never feel 100% comfortable with their son for being with me. I’m black and he’s white. Such simple labels that belie a myriad of different experiences. I would think that any parent would be thrilled their son found someone to care about him. C’est la vie.

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2 Responses to "His parents will never meet me."
  1. Heather O. says:

    I’m sorry that happened to you. Everyone deserves to be with the one they love, regardless of who that is.

  2. StringsAttached says:

    Sorry to hear that. I’m black and my wife is white. Her grandfather was not a fan of me initially but that did not change my wife’s view of me. He came to realize, through interactions, that I was no different than any other human and that I loved his grand daughter. If your ex wanted to keep the relationship going, he should have defended you!

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