Dating a non muslim man
Ramy’s date ignores this dance but is then disappointed as a result.
There are a couple of scenes in the show about Muslim women deciding to have sex for the first time and whom they choose to sleep with. When she decides to sleep with someone—sometime in her mid-twenties—she has a nightmare that her parents walk in on her, in bed with the boy, followed by a set of wild hallucinations about what a bad person she is, not only for disappointing her parents but for having sex instead of helping Syrian refugees.
In response, he decides to try dating Muslim women, and he asks his parents to set him up.
They are puzzled by their son’s presumption that they’ve lined up dates for him, but, eventually, they oblige.
When one of Dina’s Muslim friends tells her that she had sex with someone for the first time, Dina asks if the guy is a Muslim. Come on, you know Muslim guys don’t do anything with Muslim women.”But the show’s brilliance lies less in recognizing extra pressures that Muslim women are under than in recognizing their tact and determination in pursuing what they want.
Boys, no boys.’ ” There is a common experience in many Arabs’ and Muslims’ coming of age, when they discover how to date under crushing social expectations.Casual connections and premarital sex, within in the Muslim religion, is strictly forbidden.