Greeting, all. The following is a short vignette about life as an atheist in Muslim countries. Enjoy!
A few months ago, I decided, against my better judgement, to date a girl whose mentality was my polar opposite. I was a secular, westernized, freedom-loving hedonist, and she a pious Lebanese Muslim who, like many of her peers, was being torn at the seams by the clash between the forces of modernity and her religion.
To a certain extent,…Continue