Once I was at my 2nd 12 months of college, a complete stranger approached a buddy and me personally in the roads of Melbourne, asking to photograph us for their internet site about interracial partners.
A taken that is little, we told him we had beenn’t together but had buddies that may suit your purposes.
“Oh, sorry, ” i recall him saying. “we just just take pictures of interracial partners having an Asian man and a white woman. “
He had beenn’t Asian himself, and I also was not yes if that made things just about strange.
He proceeded to explain that numerous of their buddies were men that are asian thought Anglo-Australian ladies simply just weren’t thinking about dating them. Their internet site ended up being their means of showing it wasn’t real.
Following a goodbye that is fittingly awkward we never saw that man (or, concerningly, their web site) once again, however the uncommon encounter remained beside me. Continue reading The difficulties of dating being a man that is asian-australian