Dating muslim guy
I told my mum I was having friends over so she made samosas for us (as it turns out he was severely allergic to lentils and peas, so after one bite I had to rinse out my mouth – slightly awkward.) After the sex, my main thoughts on the whole occasion were: “This was excellent and needs to happen again as soon as possible”, followed by “Literally, why did I wait?! Ideally, I would find someone with the same “level” of Muslim as me who could relate to my struggles. He had just moved back to London from a stint in Cuba, was super cute and Muslim.
They counteract misconceptions that Islam and modernity don't mix.
I think my way of life is unsustainable, and I feel guilty on a daily basis.