I added my mom to the group message first, then my dad, then my brother. And then I stopped.
I am afraid that any racism they've experienced will escalate; that their Chinese faces and accented English will make them "fair game."
For me, the simple statement “I hope it works out” feels shameful.
In the words of Mr. Ross, “Who ever thought that fat girl would grow into Oprah, or that boy Rick Ross will be moldin’ the culture.”