The All-Star Arab perception

May 5, 2010

It used to annoy me, but I’ve found that if I shut up and nod my head- the comments/ observations eventually disappear.

I’m talkin about the way Arabs perceive things.


Apparently I have these dark circles under my eyes, and my face looks puffy.

The Arab interpretation: She’s in love. She was crying.

Mine: I’m always online.


So I wore tights and a long top at a gathering to hide my flab. 

The Arab interpretation: She’s in love. She’s losing weight.

Mine: I’ve gained 10 kilo’s. But thankyou.


I wake up at 6, talk to make money, and at 23:00- I’ve run outta words.

The Arab interpretation: She’s in love. She’s thinking about him. She’s quiet.

Mine: I am exhausted. WALLAHI!


I’ve dropped some sugar on the tray whilst adding sugar to their tea.

The Arab interpretation: She’s in love. Her hands are trembling.

Mine: It’s 00:16.  


If only things were this simple…


4 Responses to “The All-Star Arab perception”

  1. Mickey Says:

    She Wrote a Blog About how she feels.
    the arab interpertation: OMG She is in love,she is venting in a blog.
    Yours: ZIP IT MICKEY!

  2. daedul Says:

    Looool yes Mickey- I so am in love..

    You’re funny 🙂

  3. diana Says:

    Correction: SHE IS IN LOVE WITH AN ARAB.

    Haha. So true, though. I find the double standards funny. If you’re NOT in love, something’s wrong with you. If you ARE in love, something’s still wrong with you. You know?

  4. daedul Says:

    Yes boo,

    I have to say I totally know- lool

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