10 Things You're Tired of Hearing as a First-Generation, US-Born Latina
We know we don't have to tell you that being a first-generation, US-born Latina is a pretty cool thing — right now is a good time to thank your parents for all their sacrifice; we'll wait — but your amazingness often also comes with some annoying comments and questions. You know people might mean well sometimes when they ask things like, "But where is your accent?" And we get it if you still can't help but roll your eyes Anderson-Cooper-style at the questions you get over and over again. Read on and nod along to these annoying things you're most likely tired of hearing.