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To Wed or To Wait: The New Muslimah’s Dilemma

To Wed or To Wait: The New Muslimah’s Dilemma

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“Are you thinking about getting married?” That was the first question I was asked after I said my shahâda. It took a whole two seconds for the witness of my testament of faith to ask me the question about matrimony. I was nowhere near thinking about getting married and responded with a resounding, “No!” And then several more No’s as the witness persisted with more well-intended marital questions.