I Am Spanish

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    In times of Franco's dictatorship,

    power and Catholic church were tightly knit, to the point the regime was called national-catholicism, an ironic hint towards national-socialism. Everything that went against the Christian moral was frowned upon or even banned. Kisses were censored in films. Let alone sex...
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jan 21

    Feliz navidad feliz navidad feliz navidad

    prospero and I felisidad..... I want to wish u a merry Christmas I want to wish u a merry Christmas I want to wish you a merry Christmas from the button of my heart lol
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Dec 20, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2015

    Camino en sociedad de ignorancia,

    Donde palacios son corruptos por efectos de arrogancia; Pasan por nuestros lados, Echando el ojo, tratando de disimular; Donde la conciencia es absentista, Donde todos dicen ser abstencionistas, Pero, todos son ambiciosos, consumidos y absorbidos por hipocresía... La sociedad...
    heoslfhgjc heoslfhgjc
    70+, F
    1 Response Nov 26, 2014

    Half Spanish, half English.

    I live in Barcelona my entire life and love Spain :)
    romaxv2 romaxv2
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 15, 2015

    Whitest Spanish Girl You Will Ever Meet.

    I am half Puerto Rican and Half Dominican, a horrible mix, and because of some odd twist of genes, I look 100% white. To make it worse I grew up in a white neighborhood. So I only go for the rice and beans on occassion, and am more of a pasta or potatoes type of person. My family...
    AliceMalice AliceMalice
    18-21, F
    Jan 13, 2013

    My mum is half spanish

    and half filipino so i have some half spanish too. Hahaha!! But i dont know how to speak spanish. Maybe a little. :)
    eyasamarie eyasamarie
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jan 20, 2014

    I'm Not Sure It Counts

    I'm spanish, live in Spain, and have never been out of Spain. I'd like, it's just that I'm too lazy to travel. It seems that most people in the group (the most recent stories, at least) are of spanish descent but live abroad ("abroad" to me), so maybe I'm the...
    shrock shrock
    31-35
    3 Responses Sep 18, 2009

    I'm half Spanish. I know very little of Spanish

    though, I can understand a little bit. I've been a lot to the country. It's very beautiful, the north is touristic, and the south is for having fun and partying. I'd like to go there over and over again, and to be able to speak Spanish fluently. I have to work a little too hard...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 22, 2013

    Yep!

    That's right people I am spanish. Not from Spain though as most people would think, my family originates from South America. Im half Argentinian half Uruguayan. Too bad I wasn't born over there :(. Update: I recently found out that my dads parents migrated from Spain to...
    Omarion Omarion
    22-25
    2 Responses Jun 29, 2008

    Spanish and German!

    Sometime in the 19th century, my Spanish ancestors migrated to south Germany from a village in Castille and married my German ancestors. They were strongly attached to their cultural traditions and shared Catholic faith, which bonded the two aspects together. During the profane...
    SJobst SJobst
    22-25, M
    Mar 25, 2009

    Just Part Spanish

    I am PART Spanish from that time when Spaniards conquered the Philippines. So I still say I am 100% Filipino although I am not. I don't know, I just feel random whenever someone asks me what foreign blood I possess, the first thing that comes to my mind is Spanish, second comes...
    cloudiastrife cloudiastrife
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2007

    How I Learned Spanish In 4 Months From Scratch !!

    Hello everyone, I am confident that the course I had is the most comprehensive that you can get anywhere ! No matter what your previous experience with Spanish is, or your learning style, you will be able to learn Spanish with Rocket Spanish. This course; Gets your speaking and...
    JessicaClark67 JessicaClark67
    46-50
    1 Response Jun 28, 2013

    Sevillana

    I am fully spaniard, una sevillana. Provenance of Andalusia in the south of Spain. Well in Seville we are very religious, our main religion if not overall is Roman Catholic and to prove we are we have 'la feria de abril' which is in the holy week. Now I am an atheist, and it...
    Chavez13KC Chavez13KC
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2013
    kajkorder kajkorder
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 2

    A Colombian Argentenian Mix

    I was born in Barranquilla, Colombia. My grandmother grew up there, but moved to Bogota where she met my grandfather. My mother grew up in Bogota. When my mother was 14, they're family was in danger, so the family escaped to Mexico. Unfortunately, my grandfather was shot. They...
    Latinabeauty97 Latinabeauty97
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 21, 2012

    Identify More With the Spanish

     My father was from Madrid.  My mother from the UK.  I was born in the UK, raised in the US, but I don't really identify myself as being from either place.  The Brits call me Yank and visa versa.  That is until I moved to Ibiza for one summer.  I am...
    marisag marisag
    41-45
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2008

    I'm from Barcelona. I have joined EP to make

    new friends and to improve my English
    beautylinda beautylinda
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Oct 12, 2015

    The Foremother'S Of My Past

    The softest of her dance,into the curling trail of her swan,The shape of her will,For the daughters bornand sons, birthed,from whom the voices,sang and the thoughts danced,From the will caressed,and the flames sung,For her, she was mine,from the gobletof a soul's voice and a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 6, 2013

    I Am Spanish I am Spanish,

    I live in Spain, and I'm really proud of that!Anyone else from here?
    martasex2 martasex2
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Nov 10, 2014

    I Am Spanish

    I am Spanish, I live in Spain, and I'm really proud of that!Anyone else from here?
    Martasex Martasex
    26-30, F
    11 Responses Mar 17, 2013

    Miss Insecure ...

    It's hard to love myself. I hate everything about me. I wish I was skinny had a nice *** had green eyes and long beautiful wavy healthy hair. I been going to the gym haven't really seen any improvements I'm working with my hair putting treatments & letting it grow and braid at...
    xviixcv xviixcv
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2013

    Me Too...

    Well, partly I am. My family name is Merabuena and my ancestors were called as the Aragons. That is where I got my nose.
    sidburn sidburn
    16-17, M
    1 Response Feb 1, 2008

    I'm half Spanish part Italian n part Indian EP

    Shows a little Spanish on my profile even tho I'm half Spanish which shows automatically on EP as 'I'm Spanish' ???
    nihiless nihiless
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2015

    Today in Spain we celebrate our National Day,

    Hispanic Day. 12Th October is the day Columbus arrived in America for the first time. This day is also celebrated in many countries in Central and Southern America ( Dia de la Raza). In Spain it is also a big religious holiday, the feast of the Virgin of Pilar.
    Cierzo Cierzo
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Oct 12, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Sep 19, 2015
    jonbz17 jonbz17
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2014

    I'm Not A Mexican I'm Spanish. Isn't There A Difference?

    my great grandpa is spanish. I speak some spanish but only like an american. People always think because of my name I'm Mexican even though I look white blonde hair blue eyes pale with polish features. Some people really act like spanish is the same thing as Mexican it gets a...
    blondasiangirl12 blondasiangirl12
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 19, 2011

    I am half Spanish. My father came from Spain,

    but I've never actually visited myself! I don't speak a word of Spanish, apart from the well known things like Hola and Adios.
    greenmammoth greenmammoth
    56-60, M
    1 Response Aug 12, 2014

    1/4 My mother's mom was

    or so I am told.
    Scott1954 Scott1954
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jan 14, 2015

    Half Spanish

    I am half Spanish, my mother is from Madrid. I used to spend a month every summer there, but I haven't been in a couple of years now. I miss it, Spain is a beautiful country and I love it so much. My Spanish is not 100% perfect, I'd like to be more fluent someday. I work at a...
    alh75 alh75
    22-25, F
    Aug 10, 2010

    My Spanish

    i love speaking spanish and cooking spanish foods tomales tacos rice sopes just about anything spanish i cant cook american food i always burn it but spanish food is my speciality i live with my ex for 3 years and learned how to cook from his uncle we are broken up i speak fluent...
    yourallybaby yourallybaby
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 2, 2013
    mckddy mckddy
    36-40, M
    Mar 13

    The Spaniards Of My Past

    Filled with the hues of a spanish, vein,of a hero's name I search in vain,for the journeys of a past, his flesh slain,for his name in my vein,His honours' worth,caresses the weeping questions, seeping through,My loved's vein, For I was born, daughter of his,A wish of his fame...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 5, 2013

    American Latina ( Aka ) American Mexican

    with mixture of amercan indian.,and bit of german, 2 gether that makes mexican american which leads to this.... i became an american first..now if i used it like this... mexican american it wuld mean i was born in mexico
    lunista lunista
    51-55, F
    Mar 26, 2013
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 6, 2015

    Not Always Accepted

    My heritage costists of many cultures. Physically I look Caucasian, and I am. but when I tell people I'm also Latina, they get a look of confusion and say something stupid. I'm very proud of who I am and where I come from. I have a big Latin family whom I wouldn't trade the world...
    pawprint55 pawprint55
    18-21, F
    7 Responses May 18, 2009

    On my mother's side my relatives come from the

    Basque country in Spain. on my father's side they're Puerto Rican. even though I am Spanish on my mother's side we also have Choctaw native american, Filipino and maybe a little Portuguese. I'm a freaking rainbow, Lol!
    Perseph0ne Perseph0ne
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 3, 2015

    Why are Spanish people

    so disgusting these damn spics get out of america nobody wants you here you WETBACKS!!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 21, 2015

    I'm 1/2 Spanish...my father was from there.

    Parents met in a different country, I was born and my mother moved back to the states with me when I was a baby. I have olive skin that tans well, big brown eyes, and naturally black curly hair. I know a little Spanish because I took classes in college but I'm not fluent in it.
    Env06 Env06
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 27, 2014

    Yes, I am Spanish, from Spain.

    Anybody else here?
    Goika Goika
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Mar 29, 2015

    Hace tanto tiempo yo compre una iglesia,

    A precio de sangre entre crudo dolor. Hace tanto tiempo que envie a mi Hijo, Para rescatar lo que se perdió. Hace tanto tiempo que estoy deseando esa humilde entrega, De un adorador. Que solo se postra ante mi presencia, Y no a las ofertas de una posición. Hace tanto...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 1

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    I have a scheduled Spanish class today but when I got to the school there are other people that I'm not familiar with in the classroom. My classmates are nowhere to be found...
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    I only joined this site yesterday. It appears that it may be an American based site. It is a pity we don,t have something like this in the UK. It seems there are more men in the...
    harleyphil harleyphil
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Apr 13
    Well today we have all periods, I have two subs, one for spanish and one for english. Also today I'm going to the gym after school with my cousin Sadrac. My best friend mitzli...
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 11
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