But where do the fear and shame come from? I see my wife as a powerfully real figure in my life, unlike anyone else in the universe, but she remains a woman. While I visited my parents over Thanksgiving, they played an audio recording that I had never heard before. Ironically, by trying to break free from racial oppression or internalized racism, we sometimes construct new racial prisons for ourselves. Instead, she focused on skin color, sociology, and how it made her feel about herself.
Ingrid. Age: 28.
There is seemingly always something that our sin nature can come up with as a reason to dislike someone else.
Mary. Age: 31.
Some of the things in your article brought up some questions. For me, it hits close to home. It is wise to evaluate the cultural baggage and character of the person one is dating, but those who would advise Sophia to shun a man merely because of his skin color are behaving in a way no better than the segregationists of old.