Why dark-skinned black girls like me aren't getting married
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Earliest European colonialist descriptions of North American populations include terms such as "brown", "tawny" or "olive", though some populations were also described as "lights-skinned". Human biology; an international record of research. Growing up, my guy friends were not shy about telling me about their preferences with no regard to how they actually made me feel. First Dates.