(WTVM) - An Arkansas teen received a less than thrilling response from her father after choosing her friend who is African American as her prom date.
While prom is usually an exciting time for both prom-goers and their families alike, Anna Hayes' date did not sit well with her father.
After sharing of their promo night together social media, Hayes' father expressed his disapproval of her having a black prom date in a racist rant via text messages.
Hayes' father told her to never contact him again and that she has no right to talk to him anymore. He went further and said more hurtful comments.
After the texts reach social media, the teens received an out pour of messages from people who were saddened and disgusted by the racist remarks.