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Half-caste is a term for a category of people of mixed race or ethnicity. It is used and seen as an offensive term, particularly in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands and parts of Asia. The terms half-caste , caste , quarter-caste , "mix-breed" etc. In Latin America, the equivalent term for half-castes was Cholo and Zambo. In Australia, the term "half-caste"" or any other proportional representation of Aboriginality is highly offensive, and results in criminal, civil or a physical response. It was widely used in the 19th- and earlyth-century British commonwealth laws to refer to the offspring of white colonists and the Aboriginal peoples of the continent. The term was not merely a term of legal convenience; it became a term of common cultural discourse. Christian missionary John Harper, investigating the possibility of establishing of a Christian mission at Batemans Bay, New South Wales , wrote that half-castes and anyone with any Aboriginal connections were considered "degraded as to divine things, almost on a level with a brute, in a state of moral unfitness for heaven". Gribble , were more hopeful. The term " Half-Caste Act " was given to laws passed by colonial governments and later enforced by state governments allowing the seizure of half-caste children and forcible removal from their parents.
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I really do have strong feelings for him and want to make this work… but I'm beginning to feel like I have no identity of my own anymore and I will forever just be, "the doctor's wife. No one should feel excluded from the House of the Lord. In the end people have to make their own decisions. That was hard on my relationship and I had to give up on my dream of being a computer programmer. We decided early on that having only one working parent was critical -- I am always the one that flexes to his schedule like it or notand staying home with our child enables me to do that. We have not been intimate in 6 weeks now. Listen, you are in a bad situation and it just has not come to a head yet. Whenever you're down or lonely, read the yellow bits.