The year was 1993, sikh girl met Khurram in London while she was studying. Word spread quickly. A Muslim boy and a Sikh girl. First the whispers started, then friends we held dear distanced themselves. Even some teachers pulled us to one side to deliver a warning, masked as meaningful advice. Wrapped up in each other, we shut it all out, brazenly walking through the playground holding hands.
They got married in spite of the opposition