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Mixed Couple Interracial Questions Not To Ask

Most ‘mixed couple’ and ethnicity questions are asked innocently, although there are some that could be gone without. Being Asian-American, and adopted, has invited many interesting topics of conversation throughout my life, including those that involve my relationship with my husband. Here are some of the ‘mixed couple’ questions I'm asked most often: What does his/your family think (or, were his/your parents weird about it)? This kind of question implies that one or the other's family is so small-minded that us not sharing matching skin color would be an issue. If it had already been established that someone's family did have an opinion about these things, this question would make more sen