The oldest universities were founded in Africa. Mali, Timbucktu, and Morroco. Students from all over the nation of Africa and Europe would come to learn math, science, history, language and astronomy. University of Sankore (500-1500 AD) had one of the largest libraries in the world. Founded by King Mansa Musa- one of the richest people of all time.
Now, I understand why people like to say it's yaoi, but it's not. Ciel is having flashbacks of a traumatic experience, and Sebastian helping him through it in the only way he really can. It irritates me when people say it's yaoi, when really, this scene is really sad.
My grandmother's grandfather was full-blood Cherokee. African American x Cherokee ~Many freed and escaped slaves went west where there was true freedom and were adopted by tribes taking Native American wives.