Her Unwanted Husband
"I don't feel anything towards you. You're kind of like my brother." She says, making faces again.
Well, if being called a brother by someone you like doesn't sting then what does?
"We aren't siblings. We're married. I've given you enough time to accept that." I try to put some sense into her.
She shakes her head.
"I can't ever accept it."
"Too bad. I'm going to make you mine no matter what."
Maria comes from a big, rich, happy family. But like all other families, hers isn't perfect either. They criticize her for wearing Islamic clothing and practicing Islam.
But through every difficulty her faith doesn't waver and she remains firm no matter how broken she is on the inside.
When her long gone cousin, Emad, returns home from abroad.
Her life slowly breaks apart.
For their grandfather wishes for them to be wed.
10 years later
I stare into the horizon.
Light, so much light, shining. Not only in the world but inside me.
I wish I could let others know how Beautiful and Merciful our Lord is. There's no one out there who has ever granted me peace like He does.
And happiness. Oh, how my Lord has bl……