Alexis Dent: i will be torn involving the progressiveness we obviously pursue therefore the regressive nature of a culture that still makes me feel ‘less black colored’ for dating a man that is white
2:45 PM EST december
We wandered down the cereal aisle in the food store, determined to complete my grocery list. I landed on what I was looking for: a jumbo box of Rice Krispies as I skimmed my eyes across the rows of boxes.
“Good choice, ” a deep, bellowing sound confirmed. We switched around and saw a handsome black colored guy waiting patiently, by having a cart high in food and a hot laugh that briefly invigorated my tired character after an extended day’s work.