Remember when I left for Spring Break, I looked like this:
But when I returned, I had taken all those afro twists out and twisted my natural hair; thereby looking like this:
Maybe it was because they hadn't seen me in a while.
Maybe it was the flowing broomstick skirt:
Or perhaps the twists:
But I chuckled when a girl who looks just like me said, "Ms. H, are you from Africa?"
Last summer some Jamaicans asked me where I was from, thinking I originated from outside the U.S. and then that same weekend a man in a store backtracked and asked me if I was from Barbados. ???? Um, do I need to trace my roots? lol
When I returned to work today, another girl dropped a note by my class. This is what it said:
In the words of Art Linkletter, "Kids say the darndest things!"
To view a clip of Art Linkletter's show, watch the video below. So entertaining!