#Poetry. New age parents claim there is no difference between daughters and sons. Really? Even today, doesn't the trajectory of a girl's life follow tradition?
The author speaks of her childhood memories of a loved grandfather, a man in his 90s today, who has stories to tell -- “Beta hamare zamane mein toh…”
The importance of teaching girls about money cannot be stressed enough - in a country that does not do it purely for patriarchal reasons!
We often deny daughters in law the opportunities and choices that we encourage our daughters in. We need equality for all if there is to be a real change!
Why an Indian woman cannot grieve for long – when she has so many responsibilities as a wife, mother, daughter-in-law, how dare she think only of her grief?
Author of only six major English novels set in 18th century British middle-class society; lived more than 200 years ago. Isn’t it intriguing why Jane Austen still attracts young women?