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Tall, lean, and sporting a soul patch I would have to remove later, Amir worked for the government and lived in the D. We bantered easily, exchanging printouts of our quick bios to scan and search for conversational topics. We both enjoyed arts and culture, and we loved city life.
Under “Religious Views,” Amir had checked “liberal.” I was intrigued.
A quick note about arranged marriages in South Asian Muslim culture: They’re not forced, “blind”, or mandatory, especially not in 2012 New York.
Gone are the days when girls would strut in front of a man’s family, serve chai, and share a special talent to impress her possible in-laws.
Usually, I forward out the potential suitors to my four closest friends— collectively known as “The Committee for the Arranged Marriage of Sadia Latifi (CAMSL)”—to weigh in on the selection.
Park 51 was supposed to be a 13-story community center featuring cultural programming, classes, and a fitness center. But after several romantic disappointments and increased parental pressures, I’m beginning to accept that life would be better if I could find a culturally compatible mate.In that time, I’d have to extract enough information about them to determine if they had husband potential. With two or three physically attractive, well-dressed exceptions, these guys just weren’t my type. One or two walked out before the evening’s activities had begun. I sat in my traditional clothes and looked up at my parents, my face burning red with embarrassment.