By evening I had decided that I won’t relocate to be unemployed again.
Articles tagged with True Story.
I feel weird to be his second.
I moaned as I could feel him inside of me.
My father, my hero, I salute you.
Like I said, I don’t force relationships.
My legs and hands would tremble with fear.
Romantic love is knowing and being known.
"What happened?" I asked him.
"These straps look so good on your lovely shoulders, bhai!"
She was a strong woman in a man’s world.
We were 4 years into our marriage when this happened.
I’m only another single Techie in Delhi. And I am NOT a rapist.
My parents, my brother killed a big part of me that day.
Then one one day I got a call from her flatmate.
Who am I? I'm fairer of the two siblings.
My story is no different from any man and woman in this country struggling to get married in their late twenties or early thirties, especially dealing with the age-old arranged...
My relatives started advising my mother to "knock some sense" into me.
The drama started only after the wedding.
I can never have babies.
This is it, this is it.
I woke up to Jatin pulling down my shorts.
I don’t have any guilt either.
My Husband Left Me Saying I Didn't Look Good Anymore But When I Got To Know The Actual Reason, I Wanted To Vomit
It still makes me sick in the stomach.
What if my parents had agreed?
A feeling I will never forget.
Marriages, I was told, are made in heaven.
Finally, I went to a doctor who gave me medicines that made me 'bleed'.
Monogamy is unnatural. Apparently.
It was one small dialogue in a movie that made me pour out my heart.
I gave around 20 interviews just to get an internship.
Seeing a girl on her knees for him told him he could do whatever with me.
I Was Getting Married To A Man Whose Parents Wanted A Maid For A Bride: At Least They Were Honest About It
I don’t want you to go to your mother’s house after marriage, unless I give you express permission.
If you want to call me immoral, you need to give me a valid reason for that.
I left that agency also.
I Was About To Marry My Lover Till I Saw His Facebook Messages: What I Saw, I'll Never Be Able To Forget
A power took over me and I got curious.
Your past should be a reference point.
“What do you do on weekends?”
Love makes you question your own mental state.
Yes, it took me 15 years to say this to you.
It was not gentle. It was forced, it was harsh.
She's a Martyr's Daughter and Her Story Will Make You Think Twice Before You Say 'War Is Needed' the Next Time
When the battle on the field was over, ours had just begun.
And this is how it all happened.
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.
I Put Up With My Girlfriend's Feminist Act For A Long Time But What She Said That Day Made Me Give Up On Her Completely
Like all ex-boyfriends tell themselves, I am consoling myself with “Shit Happens”.
It took a jolt to realize her importance in my life.
I don't blame him, I blame myself.
You are my faithful friend.
I can't think of one person who can replace my wife in this job ever.
I Curse Myself Everyday For Not Standing Up For The Girl I Called My Best Friend And It's Too Late To Say Sorry
I hate that I acted like a typical Indian man and the worst part is — I won't get another chance.
And that’s when my nightmare officially began
I Called My Husband One Night And It Got Connected Automatically. What I Heard On That Call Ruined My Life Forever
As an educated girl, I confronted my husband.
She looked tinier than usual, and then she said it out loud, "Today, at the park, a boy squeezed my chest."
But today's dating norms make him ineligible to be dated.
I Was 3-Months-Old When My Mother Left Me With My Grandparents, What Happened To Me There Is A Secret I Can't Even Tell My Husband
I kept shut until the night everything went out of hand.
But to date, I've not shed a tear.
I Was 10 When I Realised I Was Interested In Women, What I Did Next Was The Biggest Mistake Of My Life
"Be grateful that I am touching you. Do you think other women would touch a pervert like you?"
I joined Instagram to follow one of my favourite celebrities.
How Checking An Autistic Child's Eyes As A Medical Intern Taught Me The Most Important Lesson Of My Life
During my internship, I saw and experienced a lot of things but what I saw through his eyes, I'll never be able to forget.
I spoke too soon.
I don't believe in God, I have no reason to.
Try living at your wife’s house for a year with her family.
And you hated me even more.
Where are you?
I am the most fortunate woman in this world.
I have what you'd call...
He slapped me multiple times.
He took just one day to decide that...
"You can't hit me. Mom just said so!"
I really tried hard to be the ideal bahu for you.
I want to be naked...
Everything was going great in our relationship till the day I got that call
What followed next is a bit of an opposition from both families.
I started working at a company a few months ago. I was happy with the work and the work environment as they were what you would call 'chill'.
You won’t believe me.
I was always looking for a chance to approach her.
I read a letter the other day.
Her husband had given her talaq due to dowry issues and had kicked her out of their house.
It's a taboo to even utter the word "anti-depressants".
And the day I meet that person, I will marry her.
Do you want a bai or wife?
I only had a little strength left in me.
I loved him badly.
What I also knew was that I could not do this alone.
Listen. I love being crazy.
I would look at my feet while talking to people, so that they didn't notice my eyes.
You are NOT the woman I married or made love to.
I just want to tell you one thing.
I could not believe what I found on his profile.
Is this how a man protects his ego?
Yes dear husband, you made me fall for another man.
My mother still does not have the courage to leave this man.
I am tired of you asking me to do "good work".
The person chooses to be unnamed.
Sound familiar to anyone?
When I got married, I wanted only one thing.
I come from a Rajput family.
So, marrying him was my choice, nobody else's.
"It was a mistake loving you."
He confronted her.
While my elder sister was sent to America to pursue her MBA...
This time my brother promised me a new game.
I was young when I first met Ravi.
I am a trickster. I can cheat you of you.
Medical "care" is the biggest lie.
I assumed he was just being mindful.
Love is not as it seems.
"What's that thing in your hand?"
My tired body with a broken spirit was no more than a sleeping pill for him.
I lost my virginity to him.
This is what it means.
On the day of our marriage I got cold feel and I called him to say as much.
Then came my birthday.
I want my boy to have friends, girlfriends too.
His chats got dirtier by the day.
So, I had to keep quiet.
He didn't defend himself or lie any further.
Are you one of them?
I will never forget the sight that awaited me.
Manas could not believe what he read.
Uncle asked me to come to their place for my summer vacation.
She took a long pause soon after.
He would watch me secretly as I bathed.
He had a fair complexion, I didn't.
I held on to you.
The problem is, quitting accomplishes nothing.
The silence seemed to kill me.
She said, "His face says how good he is." I was shocked.
He said, "I will divorce her, my parents have sold me."
"Why did I marry you if you can't do all these things?"
All of this was happening in a room full of children.
I do, however, expect a little respect for my point of view.
I was raped when I was 13. They were 5 of them.
I was horrified.
It was always the three of us.
They demanded for gold.
He was kind enough to accept my rejection.
His wife confronted me.
Yes, we are the ones who don’t get paid for our work.
I am suffering from depression now and still hoping for the best.
After that he beat me black and blue.
I always found myself in the wake of conflict.
Fine, you're not getting anything you want.
The frustration of not taking it when I really wanted to made me rage.
The next day I woke up with my legs swollen.
Sometimes, that's all you need.
It was just another weekend with my friends. We planned to drive around in the city as my friend had bought a new car.
If your husband is frustrated, he can hit you hard without feeling any guilt.
I'm a single mother and I still believe that my Prince Charming will show up one day.
I Was Too Scared To Get Married But My Husband Said Just One Sentence To Me Before Marriage That Changed My Life
It still gives me the jitters thinking what if I hadn't made that call.
He cheated on me for you. He will soon cheat on you for someone else. It doesn’t stop.
I am not being narrow-minded. Please hear me out.
I kept fighting for my wife's love life but she had different plans for me.
I know I made a mistake when I told him the truth.
I tried contacting him and finally told him that I was 2 months pregnant.
"Don't fall for me", he said.
Yes I’m telling myself this everyday. Every single day. After all, it’s my first time. I’m going to get married only once.
I live in a world that's been changed by Oprah as well as Mother Teresa. It is time I start cherishing it.
I was scared he'd kill himself.
“Now, if you don't mind, could you please stand up, I would like to take your picture for my family to see," he said.
I didn't want him to have his own way.
I still don't know why.
My body went numb when I saw all his activities unfold one by one
What I do in my bedroom is really none of ANYBODY'S business.
My daughter does not know her father and that's the best thing that could've happened to her.
"Why do you need to book a hotel? I already have one room."
The laptop was still open in front of me.
I wanted to meet her but she never agreed.
What I found on his phone the next day shocked me.
Within a few months, the boy I loved left me.
This toxic relationship continued for almost a year and a half.
Everything seemed to be fine until that day.
I was asked to choose.
I'm living my life like a queen.
Today, I know better.
He took away the phone, threw it on the floor and slapped me hard.
I loved myself even more with the cancer.
I didn’t let him speak more.
After three years, I got a friend request from an unknown guy on Facebook.
I was ignored and I understood, I was out.
The next day I introduced him to my family.
I hit him on his hand.
One day, we decided to meet.
May the lord give strength to me and my son.
It was not easy to climb up four floors with a big belly.
I went to see a psychiatrist.
She realized her couch had started touching her ‘differently’.
One day I was having lunch alone and I saw them coming towards me.
I wasn’t born in that house.
I am not treated like a daughter-in-law.
I am not only deprived of family.
The worst day of our life was yet to arrive.
My suffering did not go unnoticed though.
To the world we are living like husband and wife.
Then it’s the bride’s turn.
I still cannot brush off that image of my father
FAITH: A word that brings positivity, hope and belief along with itself.
After 3 days, I received a Facebook friend request from her and I accepted it.
I know and I appreciate whatever my parents have done for me.
For me love is all about compromises.
My Parents Blackmailed Me Into Marrying A Stranger But That's Not The Worst Thing That's Happened To Me
I asked her to meet him just once but she did not agree.
Many times I shouted at my husband for absolutely no reason.
Everyone wants love.
She said she was sorry.
My brother tried to hit me.
When I was expecting, I wished for a baby boy.
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.
My husband is the only child.
A month after the engagement, my marriage was fixed.
I couldn’t think for a while, I didn’t know what to do.
I don’t know why she did that.
And now I am just a young girl with crushed dreams.
I was pressurised into meeting him.
After I reached Bangalore, the nightmare did not end.
I put a full stop with a tight slap to save myself.
He was the kind of man I wanted.
I want to be independent.
I even remember a teacher calling me ‘lifeless’ once.
And after all this, people say wounds heal with time.
I can do that. I am doing that (now).
I am a lawyer by profession.
I’ll never be able to forget that day.
She will make you feel like she has options.
I have the choice of walking away.
She always seemed lost.
My return gift for that was wrapped in abuse and criticism.
“Sleep with him anyway."
But then his parents asked for a call log.
I saw myself caught in the same dilemma.
A 6-Year-Old Told Me What My Future Should Look Like As An 'Indian Woman' And It Made Me Sick In The Stomach
Back then, he was 6 and I was 19.
It was my first birthday after marriage and I was very excited.
But he couldn’t take it, so one day he came to kill me and take my child away.
Until a moment ago, I thought I was marrying a man who loved me.
I left everything for him.
He told me we’ll play a fun game.
I felt like I was coming into my senses.
I struggle to tell my story.
At the tender of 24, I was forced into marriage.
When a guy tries to touch you inappropriately, fall on his feet...
I was about to get up, but...
So now begins the drama.
Yes, she is my first child.
I am about to join my office in two months from now.
I can't forget him.
I couldn’t stop crying.
I really hope our spouses find their true love too.
I do feel guilty about it.
So I never let anyone come that close.
I slowly lost all my friends.
I felt kind of attracted towards him.
It's their choice to make.
I was shocked to hear all this.
This isn't about a specific incident.
I did what he asked me to do.
And then, there are other kinds of men too.
I was crying my heart out when he just came to me.
You will not get hurt at least.
I still get nightmares about that night.
The biggest tragedy happened six years ago.
For all we know, we are probably not meant to be.
The truth is, I was selfish.
Anyway, I tried hard not to think about that photo.
She became jealous of my beauty.
I’m quick to reach out for love.
It's been more than 2 months since that day.
I suddenly felt a soft corner for her.
This certainly did not happen.
I sense his honesty in his last words.
My dad had worked really hard to give us a healthy upbringing.
I still remember her words.
I promised her that I'll fix everything within a year for her.
I was not sure about meeting him.
I wanted him as my prized possession.
It all started when I desperately wanted to settle down.
Today, this lady, broke me.
I hope I can leave him.
So, I took his call and lied to him.
I learnt this lesson late in life.
When I confronted him, he said I should be glad.
Everything came to a screeching halt!
Today, I am an independent woman.
Finally it was time for both of us to meet.
Without you, we wouldn’t have rebuilt ourselves.
She asked me to not take up the job or else she'd break up with me.
I dated him for 8 years before I married him.
I love him deeply and realized it soon after I started living with him.
I know he has done something more terrible to you.
Initially he was very interested in talking to me.
He trusted me more than I did myself.
When my daughter was a year old, I decided to divorce him.
Then I met this girl who changed my life.
Eliminate you like a fly.
So I was confused as to what I should be doing.
It's about the bitter truth of not meeting him again.
Just listening to his voice gave me butterflies in my stomach.
I knew she had those desires too.
Today she is feeling sick and really tired.
We were happily married.
We finally took the step of staying separate.
It sounded stupid to him.
After 2 years, she asked him for a child.
We fought for a while.
I might be a word for him, but he is my entire dictionary.