"Transracial (or interracial) adoption refers to the adoption of a child that is of a different race than that of the adoptive parents."
Transracial Adoptee FAQs
When did you know you were adopted?
How do you know you’re Filipino?
Are you sure?
But are you FULL?
Yeah, but don’t you want to find your real parents?
How come you don’t look like your mom?
But when did your parents tell you that you were adopted?
So then you’re half white right?
But then why does your last name seem Filipino?
So then you’re half Mexican right?
Are BOTH of your parents Filipino?
So you don’t speak Tagalog?
Have you had Filipino food?
But you don’t LOOK full, are you sure you’re full?
Have you been to the Philippines?
Don’t you want to go someday?
Don’t you feel so lucky/blessed/grateful?
Aren’t you curious about your real parents?
Are you going to look for them?
Do you think they’ve looked for you?
Isn’t it just like something you’d see on TLC/Oprah/Lifetime?
Okay but seriously you aren’t full Filipino right?