Why are Pakistan/ Indian marriages so rare!

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  1. earnestshub profile image87
    earnestshubposted 8 years ago

    The news has been running this story about the cricket player marrying a tennis player, I thought that was a bit rare, but why would they not marry each other when they are living in adjoining countries.
    Sounds very strange to me!

    1. alternate poet profile image65
      alternate poetposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Because pakistan and India are in a permanent half-state of war I guess, different religions too etc etc.

      Hi Ernest, enjoy your posts here.

      1. earnestshub profile image87
        earnestshubposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Hi Alternate poet, thank you, the feeling is mutual. smile

    2. Sab Oh profile image53
      Sab Ohposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I would guess cricket/tennis is more rare than India/Pakistan

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    Madame Xposted 8 years ago

    They do marry. I have two friends, married, he from Pakistan and she from India. But they're not in the news because they're just regular ole' folks. Not interesting enough for the media. smile

  3. myownworld profile image78
    myownworldposted 8 years ago

    Am the daughter of a pakistani mother and Indian father... Trust me it happens; just you hear only the negative side of it in the media! smile

    1. profile image0
      Madame Xposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I'm sorry to hear that. Please don't let it get to you. The reality is not what the media puts out there as those of us with personal experience can attest to.

 
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