19 Apr '16, 5am

"Because religion is FAITH." "Because I know God knows better. And I also know, heaven ain’t cheap."

I would say i have the same dilemma too, but on the other side of the coin. I am wearing hijab, or at least, cover my head almost all the time, but am constantly thinking of opening it. It’s not because I am uncomfortable, not because I am not ready, in fact, I like wearing it. But I realize, when I open it, I become another person. I become more adventurous, more daring, and all that. It is thus true that hijab protects you from a lot of tempting things. When I have it on, i feel more responsible to care for myself and my behavior. Less carefree is the word, perhaps. So, when rebellion takes control, and i want to be ‘care free’, i would maybe wear a hat with bits of hair showing. at times, i would cry: why cant I be the person I am without hijab in my body that is wearing one?? For I like the carefree person I am without hijab. so, right now, i am incorporating the feeli...

Full article: http://www.proudduck.com/2009/12/asyura-day/

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