I Am Spanish

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    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
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2008

    1/4 My mother's mom was

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

    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...
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    2 Responses Apr 5, 2013

    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

    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

    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 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
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2013


    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
    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
    mckddy mckddy
    36-40, M
    Mar 13, 2016

    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
    Dec 22, 2013

    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

    I Am Spanish I am Spanish,

    I live in Spain, and I'm really proud of that!Anyone else from here?
    martasex2 martasex2
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Nov 10, 2014

    Yes, I am Spanish, from Spain.

    Anybody else here?
    Goika Goika
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Mar 29, 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...
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    Apr 6, 2013

    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
    jonbz17 jonbz17
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2014
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    2 Responses Sep 19, 2015

    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'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
    3 Responses Sep 18, 2009

    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

    Why are Spanish people

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

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

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

    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

    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
    1 Response Feb 1, 2016

    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

    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
    18-21, M
    Feb 1, 2008
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 20, 2015

    What Can I Do To Make Him Realize He's Wrong When He Never Listens?

    Been dating this guy... he is sweet and all, checks on me everyday and cares about me, except for one: he DOESN'T listen. When he thinks he's sure he's right about something, he doesn't care to listen to me anymore. I most of the time just give way to avoid further conflicts...
    jalesseventeen jalesseventeen
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 28, 2012

    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
    3 Responses Dec 20, 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

    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
    46-50, M
    3 Responses Oct 12, 2015

    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
    56-60, F
    Mar 26, 2013

    I Am Spanish

    I am Spanish, I live in Spain, and I'm really proud of that!Anyone else from here?
    Martasex Martasex
    31-35, F
    10 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
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 13, 2013

    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

    Half Spanish, half English.

    I live in Barcelona my entire life and love Spain :)
    romaxv2 romaxv2
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 15, 2015
    kajkorder kajkorder
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2016

    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
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2016

    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
    1 Response Jun 28, 2013

    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
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    1 Response Apr 6, 2015
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