Life is such a journey on a sea of constant waves and splashing desires.
I would take my beloved Najma to my country so that she would taste secularism and true freedom. How wrong I was! How wrong we all were! Unfortunately, you truly miss what you have had all along and taken for granted (in this case the spirit of secularism and true freedom) only once you actually lose it.
It is always the exception that sets the rule.
Oh… Blip. Yeah, I see.” He sounds distracted, awed.
“Your child,” I whisper.
“Our child.” He counters.
Women! Dressed to kill the woman in them.
When you give without expectation, you will always have more to give away.
Life is funny, when you are young you want to be older and those that are older wish to be younger.
If knowledge is lacking, your destruction is inevitable.
NOTE TO SELF – BOOMERANG EFFECT
My words, thoughts and deeds have
a boomerang effect.
So be-careful what you send out!
Many years ago, I left my home country very narrow minded. Today I return with an educated mind, able to understand why my culture is as it is and still be very proud of it.