Unfortunately, I get asked many infuriating questions as a revert. Please make it stop!
Citation: Feder, Mandy (2013). “Ink Out Loud: There’s no such thing as a stupid question,’ and other ailments lavender cures”. Lake County Record-Bee
As a revert to Islam, I am used to getting lots of insensitive questions from strangers. This time, an insensitive question from a colleague cut deep.
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