Originally found on: saalik(via islamic-art-and-quotes)
me to westerners:
omg you take your husband’s name after marriage? that’s so oppressive. so you’re like his property? he can do anything he wants with you? *whispers* is it a religion thing?
you put your parents in senior homes? that’s so backwards and heartless. is it a cultural thing?
Umar b. al-Khattāb RaḍiAllāhu-‘Anhu [أدب الشرعية ٤\١٢٤] (via aboo-maryam)