Dating an asian man
That Sarah was open to examining those assumptions (even encouraging and helping me to write about them) was another quality that drew me to her.
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Despite our similarities, we didn’t have the same experience growing up.She thought she knew what kind of person she would find attractive and marry.We all do that to some degree, whether those expectations involve race, career choice or the number of children we want.Last year, a billboard advertising a dating app for Asian-Americans called East Meet East went up in the Koreatown neighborhood of Los Angeles."Asian4Asian," the billboard read, in an oversized font: "That's not Racist."One user on Reddit posted a photo of the sign with the single-word rejoinder, "Kinda," and the sixty-something comments that followed teased apart the the moral subtleties of dating within or outside of one's own ethnicity or race.