' You’re like the hottest Muslim girl on campus. Before I can answer him, he sends a second message.
' Never mind, I forgot tomorrow is Friday prayer and I would feel bad getting jiggy with it during prayer time.' The best part is that he’s now married and I’ve always wondered if he met his wife using those smooth lines.
And in the middle of it is your average hijab-wearing girl who just wants to listen to some trap music, contour like a Jenner, and not be asked her political views or ISIS every time she leaves her house.
Can a girl breathe — or better yet, can she get a date? When you wear a hijab, something as simple as getting a cup of coffee in the morning can turn into a political statement, and navigating romance isn't much easier.
When he came up he said: ' Would you be comfortable in the closet? ' And there began my first and last 12-hour stay in a boy’s closet.
It was hilarious, until it became pathetic; and at some point it got pretty damn uncomfortable. His parents re-activated their front door security cameras when they got home.
I was hesitant: I knew his parents’ vibe, and finding me in their house would definitely kill it.
But, I took the chance, and of course they ended up coming home early. Don’t worry, I’ll hide, which I did while he distracted them and I sprinted from the basement to his bedroom.
On the show, which challenges people with racial biases to date people who they would usually avoid, Raymond said he only tried to match with white people on Tinder.'Some people find it very racist,' he said.
'To me it could be a little bit racist, but a preference is a preference.
How about you just ask me what I want to be when I grow up instead?