She knew that it was time - time for people to know who she really is. That she is a fire that no one can contain. Fire that can give warmth to numbing bodies, but if provoked can burn the house down.
I believe, somewhere along, evolution has armed all mothers with extra strength and reserve. I mean, the original cave woman couldn’t afford to take a sick day off.
This time, Ranjana made sure that her daughter's dreams were not curbed. It was not easy, since Arkoja also hadn't been spared the wrath of the rest of the family as happened to her years ago.
The ease with which she stepped into two entirely different roles surprised her more than others. More so because she resented both from the core of her heart.
This world was such a contrast from her restrictive, often oppressive life that she enjoyed the release it offered tremendously. The thrill seemed to be an outlet for her.
The mascara that she had painstakingly applied had smudged around her eyes. Nobody would believe that she was a new bride if she showed up in front of everyone.
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