"I have had people come up to me and tried to stop me from picking her up.
I’ve had people straight out ask me who her father is." 10.
John and Edelisa met on a dating site called Filipino Cupid.
After three months of chatting online, John proposed to Edelisa – before they'd met in person.
My dad has practically disowned me and hasn’t spoken to me in six years.
My father-in-law is just happy his daughter married an accountant with a nice car." 11.
She says he told her, "’You don’t have to squint, it’s not that dark in here.’ This was meant as a joke and I took it as such since there was not malicious intent, just ignorant joking. The most surprising was how tactless some people are. ’ just sounds so rude and I hear it way too damn often," says Reddit user Catherine Am.
"I’ve had people ask if he’s Mexican, Columbian [sic], Middle Eastern, Singaporean, and at one point someone asked if he was a Syrian refugee."Usually only happens if we are just standing next to each other and not really talking.If we are talking, they assume we work together." 8.When Han Song first met Sophie in a pub, he thought she was gorgeous ... "I thought oh well, I'm Asian, probably she's not interested." He was wrong. Han had only dated Korean women in the past and thought dating a white woman was "a fantasy".Sophie found Asian men attractive but says it was shared values that was most important.When people make backhanded comments about your significant other’s race.