They asked the regular questions and as they left, the very familiar Lamborghini Veneno entered the driveway. “What’s he doing here?”
“probably coming to say sorry for all his done and you know the usual,” I’ll never do it again line.”
“Pshshsht, yep, but who goes American when you can go Arab.”
“Hahaha lets go.”
So aneesa was so over Aadil. She didn’t even want the apologies although he rained them down upon her. She made istikhara and her parents informed the boy that she was interested. They came and proposed and my Aneesa said “YES”. Then you know the drill with us Indians and weddings. The wedding came and went and Aneesa was a wife. 2 years into her marriage she fell ill, contracted double pneumonia and her cancer started to spread rapidly. She was in ICU for 3 weeks and then the machines went “teeeeeeet”. My long awaited tears came gushing out and my heart felt a pierce of pain. I knew however that she had gone to a better place and that her suffering had terminated. But, I remember every word she said as I stood at her bedside. Only death and I,” you were the guiding star in my night sky!” she read the kalmia and left us with her undying faith and by the hukum of Allah with the kalimah on her tongue.
– YOUR SISTER IN ISLAM