She mentioned that her father was treating them badly, and torturing her mother and her sister. I felt sorry for her because she told me that one day, she had witnessed her father yelling at her mother for some money to buy alcohol. At that time, her mother was screaming and crying, as she couldn’t tolerate being hit by him. Then her mother took her daughters and ran away to her grandmother’s house. Till one day, the father showed up at the grandmother’s house.
She would think that she wasn 't a good enough mother or that it’s her fault that there’s no powerful father figure there. She didn 't want to be named as a bad mom. It wasn 't her it was him. But there is one thing I think she should have done. That speech she said to her son in the near end of the text should’ve been said in the very beginning.
For several days, she swung between disappointment and anger, unaware of what has occurred and worrying why her parents have not come for her yet. All kinds of thoughts churn in her mind. Was her host adopting her? When she was first told that her parents were dead, she refused to accept that, and she wondered whether she has been abandoned because she was bad. However, when her parents death was confirmed, she reacted by completely ceasing to speak.
My mom informed the school counselor and arranged for me to meet with the counselor weekly to express how I was feeling. I was embarrassed about the divorce and I did not talk about it with any of my friends. I started to lose some of the close bonds I had with my
During her childhood she would see her mother to be a very tempestuous woman, who is giving in into a lot of temper tantrums and anger, and her father suffering in the hands of her mother. The child was very angry and upset with her mother and carried that upset with her throughout her life. Her relationship with her mother did not heal, and the consequence; very unconsciously her hurt
After then she left. “ You ruined our family. Mom was in the hospital because you left us.” I said fiercely. “This is why I came here. I wanted to say I was sorry and I want to come back to the family.” Everybody's jaws dropped two the floor.
When she comes for holidays, mother doesn’t even call her during meal time though she never fails to call me. I feel very sorry for my poor sister”. Seena is trying to accept her condition in the family. Challenges Seena says that there are some people from outside who are trying to hurt her sick mother. This fear always disturbs Seena and her elder sister.
When her mother used to tell stories about how wives had to burn themselves along with their dead husbands, she used to be terrified. After she was married to an elder man than herself, even after the abolishment of Sati-pratha, she had that fear. But after more than two decades of being married to Kumar, she had lost the will to live. Sometimes she pictured killing Kumar, but her children needed a provider. Her halted education was her handcuff and divorce was a concept she’d never heard of.
“Anamika was beaten regularly by her mother-in-law while her husband stood by and approved – or at least, did not object.”(Fasting Feasting, 71) She is beaten by her husband even when she is pregnant. “She had had a miscarriage at home, it was said, after a beating. It was said she could not