I Am In An Interracial Marriage

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    My Interracial Story

    I'm black & the hub is white :-) .we're each others first in racial relationship. We have a beautiful child. At first, it was a bit weird because we were getting slack from black people opposed to whites in TN. We've been married almost 4 yrs.
    thesilentchef thesilentchef
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2012

    Write Your Own Ending.

    When we met I was 21 and he was 18 and we were complete opposites. I was Black he was White. I was quiet he was loud. I grew up in a big family with a little bit of money and he grew up in a small family with a lot of money. I believed in god, he didnt. I had only been with one...
    lifeissuch lifeissuch
    26-30, F
    Jun 30, 2013

    You Can See The Hate In The Way They Look At You.

    I'm a 34 yr old blk female. My husband is a 45 yr old white British man. We've been married almost a yr and a half, yet it STILL shocks the heck out of me how people both white and black glare at me when my husband and I are out in public. This JUST happened again today while we...
    henna77 henna77
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Nov 7, 2011

    My Husbands Family Treat And Act Like Im Inferior To Them

    we have been together for nearly ten years and married for 6 years now.i don't know if its appropriate for me to say from which group they are but im a bit dark.From the beginning I sensed that his sisters didn't like my race but they claim its my personality.I don't believe them...
    2 Responses Feb 4, 2013

    The Difficulties Of Interracial Marriage

    Much of the discussion both here on EP and elsewhere about interracial marriage and relationships focusses on the difficulties from outside the marriage - the hostility of family or nasty comments from strangers. Well perhaps we've been lucky. I'm British and married to a black...
    Wally101 Wally101
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jul 10, 2012

    I Forget Until Others Remind Me...

    I'm a white female married to an Indian male. My husband grew up in India, went to school in Scotland, and college in the USA, so he sounds very American when he talks. Maybe that's why I hardly notice the racial difference until someone's rudeness reminds me. We'll be out...
    Diya13 Diya13
    26-30, F
    Jan 29, 2012
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 6, 2015

    My family background prevents me from doing

    anything but loving everyone. I have dated many nationalities, but married a German, Italian-American. :)
    FrustratiedWife FrustratiedWife
    41-45, F
    Jun 10, 2014

    I think when I married I didn't think race was

    going to be a problem. But now, I've been reading a lot more articles on white privilege, and my husband is a white man, it makes me think a lot. It makes me think a lot about the things I have done to fit into "white culture". Ie I learned English, watch Hollywood movies...
    EpiNA EpiNA
    31-35
    Sep 1, 2015

    It's All Good

    I am a black male and am married to a white woman. If you love someone, I don't think race should matter. My family loves my wife and vice versa. We have 2 beautiful children together.
    blacktripper blacktripper
    31-35, M
    Mar 24, 2011
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