Originally Posted by moonfall
My first (half-assed) attempt at cosplay was Moonbay from Zoids: Chaotic Century. She wears some sort of face paint, and my grandfather saw it and asked if we had an Indian in the family.
Another time, I was showing my kimono to my aunt, and my uncle walked in and asked the classic "Is it Halloween?" question.
I apologize if anyone was offended by my relatives'...less-than-politically-correct comments.
Oh gosh, haha. I've gotten that (and I'm sure so many others) so many times. A few days before Halloween my friends I went to go hookah and some kids were all "Halloween isn't for a few more days, freaks!" Oh, lovely. You're quite charming.