His mother hated how I dressed no matter how modest.All my attempts at communication failed but I was heads over heels in love with him to read the warning signs.Lately, and because of the increasing number of divorces, custody issues, and domestic violence cases, some countries warn their women from Egyptian men.Yes, they tell them clearly not to get emotionally involved or legally committed to an Egyptian man! I got it first hand from a European woman who is living in Egypt, was married to an Egyptian man, has a son, and is currently divorced.He assured me that he loved me and that he was not willing to give up his soul mate.”Her eyes welled as she told me her story.
They warned him that I would corrupt his children and reminded him that I was from a different religion.Because of the nature of my work in the tourism sector, I am used to hearing that this or that country has issued a travel warning to its citizens who plan on traveling to Egypt, especially in the aftermath of an attack.Naturally, most warnings address safety and security issues, and some warnings dedicate a section or two to hygiene and harassment.I translated his proposal as the epitome of love and I gladly accepted.”I listened to Sandy and I knew exactly how she felt when she first met “her hero”.
I know how it feels to jump in a jar of honey thinking of how sweet it would taste and how rich and overwhelming it would feel, only to get your hair tangled in its stickiness and eventually you drown in its suffocating viscosity.
I naturally assumed that her guy was a lowlife Egyptian male parasite who wanted a way out of the country or easy sex.