22 year old female from California. Everyone knows me as the shy quiet person, but I'm really not once I warm up to people. It just takes patience. I don't mean to be shy, it's just who I am.
"Whatchoo know ‘bout some (insert reference here)?!"
A proverb used by Black parents when their children or other youth are aware of something from before their time, or during the parents heyday. For example, if a teenager is listening to Al Green through headphones and the parent overhears, the parent is prone to say, “Whatchoo know ‘bout some Al Green?” Black parents say this either with or without the knowledge that the teenager knowing such a reference usually comes from following the parent’s example. (via blackproverbs
"Thank you for giving me the courage to turn my “they” to “we”, “them” to “us”, and “their” to “our”."