“What ethnicity are you, miss?”
“Half Indian, half white.” I replied.
“Really? White girls never have this thick of hair!” she laughed. “I would have guessed you were Mexican.”
I said nothing until the end of the service and politely left the store. While I know this woman did not mean harm by what she said, I was greatly irked by her lack of consideration for the generalizations she was making about me and about Mexican women in general.