Conversations on “Speaking English” I’ve Had with Racist Relatives

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I would really enjoy more amor, but you being silent is the next best thing. Photo by MCML ➖XXXIII (steal my _ _ art) on Unsplash

(Confused Mexican tourists looking at a map in NYC)
Me: “Eso es el tren para la estatua…necesita downtown.”
RFM: “Why are you speaking to them like that? This is America. They need to learn English.”
Me: “They’re lost. I’m just helping them.”
RFM: “Help them in English!”
Me: “That…wouldn’t be…