There will always be a bunch advising you to resort to ‘lightening-creams’ if you are ‘dark’. Sadly enough, I had one of these at my disposal too. But luckily, they were mostly people whom I could conveniently avoid – distant ‘concerned’ relatives, college acquaintances and so on. Plus, Ma had me prepped for those inescapable events and I was all set to bash people with my well-rehearsed “But, I won’t have it any other way” smirk.
"*INSERT GUY'S NAME* Can you teach her how to do this?"
"Are you still planning to work after your wedding?"
"How will you manage kids and work yaar?" Take a break no?"