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We Need to Talk

I wrap my hair, deal with it!

The odd responses to black women who wear head wraps and scarves

Photo credit: Create Her Stock

I stood in the bathroom mirror with my wide-toothed comb, and my hat lay close by on the sink. As I got ready to comb my hair into a swirl that perfectly wrapped around my head, a woman (white, maybe in her late 50s) came out of the bathroom and froze in place.

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