I was ashamed of my own parents.
Articles tagged with orthodoxy.
I told my husband that I can't keep the baby.
Deep inside, I want to revolt.
Now, I look outside for love.
Then began my college life.
I waited for three months.
I know that he was the guy that I chose.
But one day, something unexpected happened.
I had been a receptor of Stockholm syndrome.
I puked several times.
Society's mentality is the biggest problem.
Let me be fair though.
Just then, a fine lady came out of the crowd.
There is nothing more demeaning to a woman than that.
In each other's arms, we grew stronger.
Now I am a happy independent woman.
This is the root cause for everything evil.
He still haunts me.
“Bhagwaan ka diya sab kuch hai humare paaas!”
She has an opinion about everything.
I feel like a bird who is too broken to fly.
He started playing romantic songs on the radio.
There was a trip planned for later.
I never imagined myself writing this.
I used to wake up early.
The day was special, full of excitement.
I couldn't take it anymore.
I was in utter confusion.
I hate the concept of lavish weddings.
I remember those days.
I loved a boy and got married to him.
Yes, the age of getting married.
My son is very attached to his father.
However, I was never given that importance.
Please put a CCTV at her home.
My husband shifted to his parents’ room.
I didn’t force him to marry me.
Where is the justice in this world?
I am a changed person now.
Being a mother is a blessing.
I couldn't see her face as she wore a burkha.
Keep one thing in mind.
Finally, I got married to this guy.
I am a dreamer.
Still he said he will talk to his dad.
My business was in tatters.
My father feels proud.
But as they say, success is the sweetest revenge.
Now I'm just living like a robot.
She doesn’t want to stop the marriage.
The next day was no better.
I was very depressed.
My ache to hold my own baby.
We got married on 15th February, 2014.
But my cousin shamelessly spread the news.
That was our last meeting.
It was a progressive kind of love.
I had a new role to fulfill.
For us, there is no tomorrow.
We’ve all heard this story from our childhood.
His behavior made me conscious.
I am sorry but I cannot be a slave to their whims.
I was scared to hope for any kind of future.
I was planning to step out of this marriage.
Once a cheater, always a cheater.
This happened with me too.
My Parents Got Me Engaged To A Stranger When I Was 18: Now I'm Stuck In A Loveless Marriage For Life
Now I have been married for one year.
In her late twenties, an Indian girl doesn't look for a boyfriend anymore.
But I never felt a thing, because I was in love.
My father is an insane man.
It took us five long years to convince just my parents.
I can’t be a robot.
I know that they may get hurt.
They praise me in public.
My story began 7 years ago.
I was in the same situation when I was 26.
I couldn't move my head.
Now, I'm 4 months pregnant.
But the society doesn't leave the girl alone, ever.
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 don't like this house.
The one I could share my life with.
I was being too vulnerable to think like that.
But there was a change in the plan.
They are often converted into transactions.
I was forbidden from going out.
"I can see Goddess Lakshmi’s midriff. She should wear her sari properly."
I wasn't allowed to sit with my husband in front of them.
The in-laws' abode was worse than boarding schools.
My in-laws were furious that we had returned.
He would come home just to eat and do as he pleased.
This has been going on for 8 years.
I have a story to tell.
I can only hope that things change.
They were false promises.
Pari was now a married woman.
I will be getting divorced soon.
But not everyone is perfect.
I didn't know what I was getting into.
He doesn’t want to change.
I am a 24 year working woman.
I wish you had tried harder.
Now I'm 32 and single.
If only my parents had trusted me earlier.
Then the day arrived.
Now I just want her to be happy.
I want to say that we fell apart because of our fights.
I was asked if I wanted to marry Manu.
It's not a want.
Life was getting better.
I told my coach about everything.
I just was losing hope.
I was sent to India on a condition.
My Mother Never Let Me Make Any Friends Because She Was Insecure: Now I'm 25 And Still Get Beaten Up
Maybe things will never change.
His mother and aunt grabbed me.
In a soft voice, the mother replied.
They somehow always held a grudge against me.
He tried to sell me to them by saying that I was happy with leftovers.
I personally do believe in the institution of marriage.
If I don't stand up for myself, no one else will.
I tried to reason with her
Today I am being blamed.
Yes, he has to play both these roles.
I’m a 29-year-old “upper-caste” Marathi girl.
I was quite surprised to hear this.
I live with this vacuum in my heart.
I knew she had those desires too.
I might be a word for him, but he is my entire dictionary.
I don't know how to love you or your parents.
The house never needed a daughter-in-law, it needed a slave.
Unfortunately, such innocence doesn’t last for too long.
My dad had worked really hard to give us a healthy upbringing.
But, she stopped me.
Riya felt broken from inside.
I still remember her words.
I know and I appreciate whatever my parents have done for me.
To the world we are living like husband and wife.
It's their choice to make.
FAITH: A word that brings positivity, hope and belief along with itself.
“Sleep with him anyway."
And then, there are other kinds of men too.
My Mother-In-Law Made Me Leave Her House For A Reason I'll Never Understand: I Still Want To Go Back
She asked me to go back to bed and rest.
I am not only deprived of family.
I’ll never be able to forget that day.
Until a moment ago, I thought I was marrying a man who loved me.
At the tender of 24, I was forced into marriage.
He is also not your ideal son anymore, suddenly.
But then his parents asked for a call log.
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.
He had no money and now I was the maid of his house at the age of 19.
Life was difficult, my mother-in-law used to scold me for silly reasons.
A month after the engagement, my marriage was fixed.
Then it’s the bride’s turn.
I didn’t let him speak more.
That process is called marriage.
I built up the courage to talk to him.
I get everything that a husband can give.
Everything seemed to be fine until that day.
“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.
To The Indians Who Have A Problem With Me Changing My Profile Picture To Support Gay Rights: Shut Up
Apparently there are two types of stupid Indians in the world.
When I got married, I wanted only one thing.
The worst day of our life was yet to arrive.
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.
Fourth Mistake? I was pregnant.
Now can you be that girl?
A month later she realised I live too far.
If your husband is frustrated, he can hit you hard without feeling any guilt.
I was always looking for a chance to approach her.
Try living at your wife’s house for a year with her family.
I am suffering from depression now and still hoping for the best.
My relatives started advising my mother to "knock some sense" into me.
She said, "His face says how good he is." I was shocked.
The silence seemed to kill me.
He had a fair complexion, I didn't.
Am I happy? I don't know.
One day he tried to push a beer bottle in me.
While my elder sister was sent to America to pursue her MBA...
I'm Sarika and this is my story.
He took just one day to decide that...
For nine months, I kept praying to God to bless me with a son.
Like I said, I don’t force relationships.
It is thought provoking, indeed.
I am the most fortunate woman in this world.
She slapped his head and welcomed him back to reality.
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.
“What do you do on weekends?”
If You Want To Be Open To The Idea Of Having Babies Even If You Can't, Read This Before It's Too Late
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SC Forcing Us To Stand Up For The National Anthem Makes Me Feel For The Non-Religious Patriotic Indians Like Myself
Imagine this scene in a Cinema Hall and just as the Anthem begins, the guy in front of you stands up.
The next generations gave these fictional governors of nature a name… GOD.
"It will be ugly if some rickshaw puller teases you," he smiled wryly.