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...e expectation to get married and have children. Throughout high school I never wanted a boyfriend, so I never had one. However at every social family gathering my family asked why I didn’t have a boyfriend. I was always held to these standards of having the perfect Jewish boyfriend.
Ultimately, it doesn’t matter what race or ethnicity you are. No matter what, you are going to be faced with positive and negative aspects about your identity. If you are not like someone else, there’s always something that can be made fun of or wrong with you. Like in the textbook where it explains not judging a book by its cover. It shouldn’t matter the color or religion of a person its what’s on the inside that matters. I am proud to be who I am and grateful for the things that I do have in life that others do not. Being white is both a blessing and a curse as well as being a female.
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