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I Am Half Italian, Half Black

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     probably the most difficult thing growing up so far is the assumption that my mother is not miine because   i am darker than her. even though i am the spitting image of her ( facial features), people get stuck on stupid at the sight of my skin tone and immediately...
    caitimac2 caitimac2 18-21 Aug 12, 2010

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