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Kerja kerasnya di Amerika membuahkan hasil dan ia menjadi seorang pekerja dengan jabatan tingkat atas di sebuah perusahaan. Anju, wanita yang hampir berus Kenapa perempuan di usia tertentu “harus” menikah?
Sometimes, she seemed to hate India, seemed to want to be an independent, modern Western woman who drank cosmopolitans at cocktail parties and wore stylish designer clothes.
For Matrimonial Purposes — book review
The end felt rushed, and just as Anju is beginning to broaden her horizons, beginning to grow and change and adapt to non-conservative, non-traditional ideas view spoiler [her would-be boyfriend proposes to her after all, hide spoiler ] defeating the whole point of the last ten pages of the story and negating half of Anju’s character growth.
In fact I think Kavita Daswani is a good writer with a good sense of humour. Kata orang hal seperti itu ditakdirkan Apalagi kedua adik lelakinya akan segera bertunangan dan akan segera menikah melangkahinya, membuat sang Ibu dan sanak-familinya berlomba-lomba mencarikan jodoh untuk Anju.
Tapi ketika kita menerima apa yang sudah ditakdirkan dalam hidup. Cinta mungkin didapatkan besok.
For Matrimonial Purposes
Though, I wasn’t expecting the ending, it didn’t ring true to me no matter how anguished the mother was about her son.
Saying stuff about Pakistan and other muslim countries like India is any better I literally rolled my eyes when she mentioned in passing how her parents were no I haven’t read more superficial book than this one in ages! But she’s failed to do the one thing that would define her worth and ease the anxiety she’s causing her ultra-conservative, ultra-orthodox parents: A great book to read if you are looking to read a different culture perspective.
Oh, God, she had delivered a daughter as a first-born. Kenyataannya, bila kita mencari cinta, kita tidak bisa benar-benar berhenti.
Tapi perjalanan Anju membuat saya berpikir. Her career takes off and soon this fashion consultant is jet-setting around the world — gaining confidence, becoming independent and mingling with top-notch designers and celebrities.
Want to Read Akvita Reading Read. All the married Indian girls do not work and the only worry they have is from where to hire the third maid.
Anju berharap dapat menjadi manusia yang lebih berarti, yang orang-orang tak hanya melihat dirinya sebagai wanita India yang belum laku dan meyakinkan semua orang bahwa ia tak terkena kutukan dewa kalau ia adalah ditakdirkan untuk menjadi perawan tua.
Anju, faced with yet another unsuitable suitor at her cousin’s wedding, recalls the ups and downs of her “Great Husband Hunt” and her struggle to find her place in her society. I really admired how she did not allow for her life to matimonial be defined by her desire to be married I love that she buily a life for herself in a way that was foriegn and uncomfortable for the people she loved most.
It is fast paced, light, and entertaining.
It’s not like the plot wasn’t interesting enough, but, on the other hand, it wasn’t too interesting either. The perfect boy is the one who has a good job, good family, does not have any bad habits, is rich and yes, is obviously an Indian.
Jun 17, Marcia rated it liked it Shelves: I knew and know plenty of women who can’t wait to get married because that’s what they’re supposed to do. And there are moments in the narrative when I became a little impatient with Anju’s focus on designer shoes and the world of high fashion.
Also by Kavita Daswani: Aku bilang mereka benar.
For Matrimonial Purposes by Kavita Daswani
Second is the classification of the novel as mindless chick lit. She has not been encouraged to become a fully realized person and therefore is waiting for her other half, who will define her existence by setting the boundaries of what her life will be.
These deeper issues are coated in droll observations, humorous anecdotes and pithy comments, making the entire story a delicious and provoking read. She’s fasted, she’s prayed, sh Entering her mid-thirties, Anju has proven to be a failure as a daughter.
Dalam novel ini, penulis sering menyisipkan konflik-konflik batin yang timbul karena sang tokoh itu sendiri. A simple quest about a girl who is looking for love and struggles between what she’d like and what her origins, culture and family expect of her – and then finds a nice match somewhere in the middle. To view it, click here. Throughout the story, word imagery is excellently wielded to maximum impact with minimum fuss, and the result is a story which is simple, serene and yet serious.
Saying stuff about Pakistan and other muslim countries like India is any better I literally kavjta my eyes when she mentioned in passing how her parents were not barbaric. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.