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This Comic Perfectly Gets What It's Like To Be Multiracial

"It's nice to know some understand."

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"My experience as a Japanese/Jamaican is very different than of someone who is Caucasian/Mexican," she said. "I felt like there would be a lot of implications that would come up by putting specific races to the characters and I didn't want that disconnect to happen."

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Khansmith posted the comic to Tumblr on Monday, and since then it has received thousands of shares, with many people saying how much they love Puppitty.

Please read this amazing #Puppitty comic by the amazing @kianamaiart <3 It's so good & it's very important! https://t.co/mqarau0tuj

Khansmith said she has loved the positive response to her work and is happy that it provoked a reaction.

lrt im crying abt puppitty this is my life ive felt so much of that comic that it hurts

Rachael Krishna is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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