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Ramy makes a similarly misguided assumption on his first date with an Egyptian-Muslim woman, with whom his parents set him up. The men are often too arrogant to consider that the women may be allowing themselves the same liberties that they do.
At the end of the evening, she playfully asks why she’s not getting a good-night kiss. The women feel overlooked by Muslim men as potential sexual partners outside of marriage, and, when not overlooked, they are often judged for being too promiscuous.
We also had to agree on a "morning gift" (a gift that the husband gives the wife on the morning of the ceremony).
All I asked for was a ring, I am financially secure enough.
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In response, he decides to try dating Muslim women, and he asks his parents to set him up.
There is a drawn-out dance of trying to figure out what type of Muslim a potential partner is before you reveal what type of Muslim you are.
Ramy’s date ignores this dance but is then disappointed as a result.
Right before Ramy’s Egyptian date makes a move on him, she coolly tells him about the sex talk that her dad gave her and her siblings, when they were younger, recounting, “It was, like, pretty standard Arab-dad talk, you know.
He got us all in the room and then said, ‘Girls, no boys.