So why can’t I find a lady here in Seattle, where women are as omnipresent as the minarets of the mosques that dominate the skylines of Pakistani towns and villages.
Growing up in a society like Pakistan’s may put me at a disadvantage.
Wish me luck everyone, and enjoy your time with your valentines.
Muatasim Qazi is a Pakistani journalist now living in exile in the US.
Or it could be that I grew up in a traditional Pakistani culture where dating is as forbidden as drinking alcohol.
But surprising as it may sound, finding a girlfriend in Pakistan is not that hard.
And frankly speaking, I met most of my ex-girlfriends in the university where I studied journalism.
But they only give you chopsticks, and you have no idea how to use them.People here are really nice, but at the same time many new transplants to the city feel a chill that goes with it.It’s hard to make friends with people you meet, let alone get a date with woman whom you’re interested in.I love to meet people and discover the beauty of life and nature.I am very romantic and caring, I am confident and ready to face...