Things, however, didn’t go as planned, and all the little bits and pieces I had been collecting in the months leading up to the baby’s birth, lay forgotten in the wake of the tumultuous turn my life took on 22 September 2015 – my husband, Major Dhruv Yadav gave up his life on the line of duty.
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Without saying a word, I just got up and moved down.
It’s not just scientific logic, but also Almighty Allah’s gift.
I hit rock bottom when this happened.
I bathed and wore my white school dress.
I felt like the ugliest woman on the earth.
“Maikay jaaney wali ladkiyon ki koi izzat nahi hoti.”
I remember the days when I was a little girl.
I was unworthy.
If you always wanted to be a stay-at-home mom, why did you study so much?
It depicts the new Durga avatar.
Deep inside, I want to revolt.
She surprised me with her wild self every time.
I left room for someone else to slip into your life.
Maybe that's why God chose us to create life.
I told them everything.
I still can't believe the boy.
It all started when I fell in love with my classmate.
I lost her all on my own. It still hurts from time to time.
I delivered a baby girl.
She, the love of my life, also used to work here.
I'm waiting for my happily ever after.
I spoke to him for the last time a couple of months back.
Let me be fair though.
My family sees me as a sexual assaulter.
You know, the mind works in strange ways.
I couldn’t breathe.
They stopped like good little boys when I said 'No' to something.
I was born in a Brahmin family.
I found some agarbattis, a big knife, duck tape and a rope in it.
She was cheating on both of us at the same time.
This is the root cause for everything evil.
I was in madly in love with him so I forgave him.
That ugly b****.
Physical touch was suddenly not enough.
To him, we were together.
You made many sacrifices.
No one said ‘God Speed’ when you needed it the most.
Even after 4 years of his marriage, I was still in love with that guy.
I feel like a bird who is too broken to fly.
I did not want her to suffer.
And that’s when I stopped in my tracks.
I never thought that he would be like this.
I looked at myself in the mirror.
I am looked upon more as a responsibility than a person.
I remember those days.
She feels insecure about her English everyday.
Mine was an arranged marriage.
He was married and had grandchildren.
Yes, the age of getting married.
The woman who works 24/7.
I have been cheated on so many times.
I ignored everything.
“Betiyaan toh paraayi hoti hain.”
"It's my cousin."
He changed his job.
There were some catcalls and whistles.
Where is the justice in this world?
I was demotivated and shattered.
I felt sorry for her.
I don't want to live a lie.
Let’s talk about women.
I do not even consider a place home unless you are present there.
I can't describe how I felt when I met her.
I had a new role to fulfill.
Then came the time when I had to get married.
So he needs a woman in his life.
My mom has been married for 25 years.
A month into my marriage I found out I was pregnant.
Don’t act so powerless.
We have created a monster that is hard to control.
I feel ashamed to be another one of your hunts.
I had mixed feelings now.
He didn’t know about my caste.
"I can see Goddess Lakshmi’s midriff. She should wear her sari properly."
I assure you, I have no hidden treasures within.
He first asked if all of us knew Rohit.
Once again his calls became a regular affair as a ‘brother’.
I can't trust him anymore.
A bride wants to be loved and accepted.
The law supports her.
The night we landed in Dubai.
Every time he broke my trust.
It didn’t take us long to find out what had happened.
I never blamed her for anything.
Let’s not abuse it.
"You got married to the man of your choice, now pay for it."
I finally gathered the courage to tell my sister.
One day I asked him to call his mother to Kota.
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Maybe things will never change.
But secretly, I hope my heart wins.
Smart women are usually single but very strong and sensible.
It was over, for them, but not for me.
He then asked me to let that year pass.
I can’t even begin to explain how messed up that situation was.
I know he has done something more terrible to you.
This is what life is all about.
I dialed my best friend's number but it was switched off.
But, she stopped me.
And for the first time, the grass was greener on my side.
Life was simple three years ago.
That’s why women need to be controlled and disciplined.
You will not get hurt at least.
If my contemporary men have even an iota of shame left, they would fix it right now.
He went for his hometown on a 1 month vacation once.
I was about to get up, but...
When a guy tries to touch you inappropriately, fall on his feet...
And then, there are other kinds of men too.
After 3 days, I received a Facebook friend request from her and I accepted it.
Until a moment ago, I thought I was marrying a man who loved me.
People thought it only takes makeup.
I struggle to tell my story.
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I was just a doll that was alive but mute all the same.
I have been alone 30 years.
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Back then, he was 6 and I was 19.
I can do that. I am doing that (now).
This is what it means.
And after all this, people say wounds heal with time.
That process is called marriage.
I was asked to choose.
Are you one of them?
Monogamy is unnatural. Apparently.
Let's look out for each other, for a change.
I am done stepping into fires just to prove my loyalty.
He said he'd introduce me to the world, and he did.
What I found on his phone the next day shocked me.
What happened next in my career is a different story.
Yes dear husband, you made me fall for another man.
Is this how a man protects his ego?
I’m only another single Techie in Delhi. And I am NOT a rapist.
I live in a world that's been changed by Oprah as well as Mother Teresa. It is time I start cherishing it.
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 kept fighting for my wife's love life but she had different plans for me.
For the first time I had so many questions in my mind.
I am not being narrow-minded. Please hear me out.
He cheated on me for you. He will soon cheat on you for someone else. It doesn’t stop.
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It still gives me the jitters thinking what if I hadn't made that call.
I'm a single mother and I still believe that my Prince Charming will show up one day.
That I used my husband as a stepping stone.
Then one one day I got a call from her flatmate.
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He could feel her standing right next to him and shedding tears.
If your husband is frustrated, he can hit you hard without feeling any guilt.
One day, an uncle visited.
Gurmehar Kaur and Alankrita Shrivastava are bad, bad women.
Fine, you're not getting anything you want.
It’s a concept called 'paternity uncertainty theory'.
I was always looking for a chance to approach her.
This ‘good child’ notion.
Hope you remember her.
I am a trickster. I can cheat you of you.
I really tried hard to be the ideal bahu for you.
I was horrified.
I can blame you for everything I don't have today.
Why does she need permission to meet her parents?
Tell daada to calm down, I promise I'll never roam in the town.
My relatives started advising my mother to "knock some sense" into me.
Fashion is about being comfortable in your own skin.
While putting a full stop to her heart-wrenching letter, she sighed.
When I asked him why, he says he wants revenge because I put him down.
If only I could find her I'll never let her go.
But the truth is that you are here to stay.
She is the heroine of my story.
"Is your daughter really 56 kgs, she looks a bit fat no?"
Her soul cries out, as she prepares.
The people off camera. Literally.
My parents, my brother killed a big part of me that day.
One day he tried to push a beer bottle in me.
I do not complain to God now.
"What's that thing in your hand?"
He was delighted, he loved it.
Mine was a love marriage. We were in a relationship for seven years before we decided to tie the knot.
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You people don't deserve to be.
When I say don’t worry I will be fine...
I am tired of you asking me to do "good work".
#Notallmen do it, why? Why only some do it?
He took just one day to decide that...
For nine months, I kept praying to God to bless me with a son.
Today, my mother is no more.
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Who is she? An ambitious career oriented woman who believes in love and that's her fault.
I woke up to Jatin pulling down my shorts.
Finally, I went to a doctor who gave me medicines that made me 'bleed'.
My fault? I was an obedient wife.
What happened underneath was 'our little secret'.
I won't blame him for showing me the ambitious side of him at first.
“You didn’t have the brains for that,” he’d tell her.
If you want to call me immoral, you need to give me a valid reason for that.
He took me to his servant quarter especially.
Don’t we all love our fathers?
I don't wish to get married again for many reasons.
I have been married twice and divorced once, so what?
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"Be grateful that I am touching you. Do you think other women would touch a pervert like you?"
Allow me to refresh your memory.
You were the worst kind of woman, the kind they teach us not to be.
My mom-in-law would tell him in front of me to slap me if I replied rudely to him.
"These straps look so good on your lovely shoulders, bhai!"
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Just try and empathise and let me live as I do.
Yup, we’ve come a long way.
Sex-education classes were the most awkward two hours of your life.
We confronted those men who were very blatantly staring at women and they were unapologetic about it.
Yes, it took me 15 years to say this to you.
Marriages, I was told, are made in heaven.
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I hate that I acted like a typical Indian man and the worst part is — I won't get another chance.
“It’s okay, Abhi. I have washed the blood off my hand. Don’t worry. I won’t mess up the wall.”
Her staged bruises look so real, I thought.
I wanted to break my computer at 5.54, 7.30, 8.56 and the end.
Trust me, I really appreciate your sacrifice for the country.
Who am I? I'm fairer of the two siblings.