“When your mom and I got together, it was a different time. You have to understand, interracial marriage was still controversial. It was only made legal country-wide in 1967.”
“I can’t imagine Ojichan and Obachan were following Supreme Court decisions,” Angela said. Her grandparents’ opinions were strong, but she never remembered them being overtly political.
“You’d be surprised,” Edward answered. “Of course, I never talked to them about it, but I don’t think they missed that ruling or its significance.”
“You weren’t too old when that happened Ed,” Carl said. “Did it matter to you?”
“To me? No, not really. Not when it happened. I hadn’t met Judith yet or really given much thought to the t...
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