If I Walk Onto Your Elevator, Don’t Expect the Nod

The burden of acknowledging strangers sharing your air space

Two black men in front of an open elevator full of people.
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“Isn’t ‘the nod’ a Black thing? Aren’t there enough White people in most Western cities for them to never really feel that alone?”

Brother Son Husband Friend Loner Minimalist World Traveler. Author of “Is It True What They Say About Black Men?” and “Storms in Africa” https://rb.gy/3mthoj

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