I was broken, in a way.
Articles tagged with Daughter.
I saw my family standing on the other side of the door.
Was marriage the only way to ‘protect’ a girl?
I feel as if I forced them to give birth to me.
My parents have always thought of me as “the son of my family”.
I’m getting flashes of what happened that afternoon.
It kills me to this day.
Now, I look outside for love.
Then began my college life.
People of your age remind me of you.
He abused me.
I cursed my destiny.
My brother doesn't say a word to his wife.
Why can't we live a fearless life?
"If this is what marriage has in store, I don't want it at all."
I was laughing with her and suddenly the next minute I started crying.
He wants one last chance.
I don’t know how.
Even he tried to convince me.
There were some catcalls and whistles.
Where is the justice in this world?
We were no longer their slaves.
I Hurt Myself Because Of A Boy When I Was In College, I'll Never Forget What My Father Did For Me Then
Everything was like they show in the movies, a perfect ending.
My mom has been married for 25 years.
Being born a woman is a curse for me.
I held him tight in my arms.
I was in the same situation when I was 26.
I came across a video recently.
Dear Indian Parent, Please Let Your Daughter-In-Law Be: She's Also Independent, Just Like Your Daughter
Every mother-in-law was once a daughter in-law.
I was being too vulnerable to think like that.
But there was a change in the plan.
I was forbidden from going out.
But that's how my mother raised me.
One day she will become an inspiration to others.
Pari was now a married woman.
But not everyone is perfect.
I was raised by a feminist mother.
You always tried to "protect" me.
I was inconsolable and yelled at mom.
I started hurting myself.
In a soft voice, the mother replied.
I hope my daughter understands.
She shut my door quietly and I was left in silence.
He tried to sell me to them by saying that I was happy with leftovers.
I personally do believe in the institution of marriage.
Yes, he has to play both these roles.
This isn't about a specific incident.
You will not get hurt at least.
Son, after years of insecurity, she will be yours.
Until a moment ago, I thought I was marrying a man who loved me.
Fluctuations in the marriage market.
I am here to share, not snatch.
But her mother is her true hero.
It was my first birthday after marriage and I was very excited.
What I Realised About My Identity As I Went From Being My Father's Property To Being Owned By My Husband
I was just a doll that was alive but mute all the same.
I wasn’t born in that house.
I do, however, expect a little respect for my point of view.
I will never forget the sight that awaited me.
I saw myself caught in the same dilemma.
I felt bad for my mom.
I still cannot brush off that image of my father
I didn’t let him speak more.
This is what it means.
I come from a Rajput family.
When I was expecting, I wished for a baby boy.
I would look at my feet while talking to people, so that they didn't notice my eyes.
My mother still does not have the courage to leave this man.
For the first time I had so many questions in my mind.
I am not being narrow-minded. Please hear me out.
"Mommy, you and dad are still together, but why did I fail?"
One morning mother woke up very happy.
Overtime, it turned into an abusive relationship.
She kept faking her happiness and contentment.
Those people who do not even know her.
You must know, there will come evils in your life, like Cinderella's stepmother and sisters.
They demanded for gold.
Coz, I don’t want to sleep with my eyes open.
Not every father is lucky to see his daughter getting married, he thinks.
Seeking permission from her ‘new’ family.
The love and care that was flowered upon me, I always thought was the edge of being a single child.
While my elder sister was sent to America to pursue her MBA...
But tradition is above us they say.
He is not a blueprint of our ‘unfulfilled dreams’.
One day I broke my silence.
"You can't hit me. Mom just said so!"
I'm Sarika and this is my story.
And it's just me PMS-ing, right?
So this is how I grew up to be an insecure girl and sister.
She looked tinier than usual, and then she said it out loud, "Today, at the park, a boy squeezed my chest."
They tell her that her monthly cycles will start soon. She will be a woman.
Be careful in choosing your girlfriends – they can be the mean lot.
In the end, I was proved right.
It was one small dialogue in a movie that made me pour out my heart.
Marriages, I was told, are made in heaven.
Her staged bruises look so real, I thought.
I Got Married 12 Years Ago But I Often Miss This One Thing In My Life That I Can't Discuss With My Husband And Kids
I don't know any better way of telling them what I feel.