Call Me Coloured!

I have been called and described in so many shades of black/brown that I believe I am partially deaf to it now, unless it rings of malice and racism. You know the ones I’m talking about, Monkey, Nigger and so forth, which have nothing to do with the colour of my skin but everything to do the hate and pain of the person doing the name calling. My favourite was and still is “Caramel “ only because it has sentimental value. “I love your caramel coloured skin.”, he said…