"Love was a real thing, I had learned from books. And I wanted it."
Cue the band-baaja in 3...2...
Here's a hint: Our ancestors were VERY afraid of evil and VERY into kidnapping.
"It's an arranged marriage. But you know, after talking for more than a year, we felt like it's love marriage."
Less fucks are being given, day-by-day.
"Is it just me or does it seem like Shahid Kapoor is trying way too hard to glorify his marriage to a 20-year-old with zero ambitions in life?"
There were a few achhe din as well.
Zero fucks were given this year.
Aaj ki ladki, I tell you.
"We spend ages ordering off a menu in a restaurant, but when it comes to selecting a partner FOR YOUR ENTIRE FRIKKIN' LIFE we expect a man and a woman to meet for a few hours and finalise it then and there."
"I wasn’t scared or sad, I had never felt so strong in my entire life. After all I had been through I knew I could handle any kind of situation."
"Having a dog is not a temporary phase. I can't abandon my dog for anyone."
Stop restoring my faith in arranged marriages, you two.
Finding love is hard. It's even harder when you've got a limp, a cane, and – according to arranged marriage labels – a "defect".
Judged on caste, religion, ethnicity, movie tastes, food tastes, toothpastes, etc.
"Is it too late now to stay kuwaaaari?"
Spoiler alert: Most of them were against it.
Check your rishtability.
The good, the bad, and the lonely. All confessions courtesy of Whisper.
One step at a time.
*Weeping smiling weeping smiling*
"I'm so sorry we forgot to teach her cooking. We were very busy educating her."
It's about time you found out.
"Even though it's arranged, I'm so in love with my fiancé....I just hope the feeling is mutual."
How do I swipe left on a newspaper?
Tinder > Shaadi.com
Come on, you can laugh about it now...
Thanks for the tips, JusReign.
HT reports that the 21-year-old student was murdered by her parents and secretly cremated, just three days after she was wed.
Roses are red, violets are blue, it's not me, it's probably you.
Powerful video of Nada al-Ahdal, a Yemeni girl who was to be married off at age 10. Some are concerned with the accuracy of the translation, but the video has been posted on MSN and, with a detailed backstory, at NOW.
In some Christian communities, parents seek out spouses for their children. And according to some experts, the process — in which couples date only after they've committed to marry — might not be a bad idea.