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The Bonnet Chronicles podcast host added, “Because it took me a long time to love myself. When you take a person who has been broken down, [through] a lot of trials and tribulations, challenges [and] tumultuous situations, they tend to develop scars… I was more concerned with identifying with the scars than realizing I had survived the war. I had to come to terms with that.”
Roman revealed that she is no longer ashamed of her journey and said it helped her to be a better person overall.
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Christina Santi is a news and culture writer for EBONY.com. Born and raised in the Bronx, New York, she considers herself a well-read, not so traditional feminist with a heavy interest in music, fashion and pop culture. Christina currently lives in New York City, where she refers to her Cuban & Jamaican descent often while writing about her experiences as a first-generation Afro-Latinx in America. She also devotes time writing personalized reading material for her tutees and turning ideas into words for streetwear brand, PUER By Noel Bronson.