Dating and point for sex in karachi
I lay in the darkness, the precarious ceiling-fan groaning and swaying above me.
‘Oh, no, I was only touching her boob ’cos she’s my sister and I wanted to feel the fabric of her shirt to see if I should get one myself; you know how close women get: no personal boundaries in the complete absence of sexual threat.’ Or ‘I’m only holding her hand and kissing her ’cos she’s my sister; you know how close women get: no personal boundaries in the complete absence of sexual threat.’ You get the idea.And the police who would elsewhere be busting young lovers are not allowed to enter.Instead a handful of soldiers stand alert at the center of the mausoleum where Jinnah has lain since his death in 1948.Sex and courting outside marriage are strongly disapproved in Pakistan, with most marriages being arranged by people's families and men being more likely to hold hands with each other than with members of the opposite sex.Yet the couples who date at the mausoleum have annoyed even some liberals."It has come to my knowledge that people come to the Quaid's mausoleum for dates.
In my mind, nothing said ‘glamour’ like crinkled khakis and poor access to showers.