Gypsys 480 x 290.
(photo credit: Judith Sudilovsky)
“DO YOU LIKE Gypsies?” asks pretty, dark-skinned Lilah, fixing back a twist of her hair with a hairpin. “I don’t. Gypsies are bad. Gypsies are hardheaded.”The round-eyed 14-year-old sighs then, takes another hairpin to tuck into her neat, thick braid and says, “I wish I had light skin. My color is ugly. I wish I wasn’t a Gypsy. People make me feel bad.”
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