Why being a woman of colour is exhausting

…and why I’m reconciled to this fact.

Source: Emma Holmes, “What Is Intersectional Feminism?,” Naked Truths, January 31, 2019.

My boyfriend and I had a conversation. It went something like this:

Me: Sexism is ever-present

Boyfriend: But how do I know if I’m being sexist if no one has ever told me this?

Me: Has this never come up in conversation between you and your girlfriends (of any description)?