“No, she has to go to her father’s house. Her father and mother don’t live together. Her father lives with his girlfriend.” *still the same cheerful mood as if she was talking about her favourite cartoon*
Growing up in an Asian household, the attitude towards relationships have always been hush-hush. They don’t ask; I don’t tell. If necessary, they refer to him as a friend. Perhaps their parents also did not talk about it.
“If it wasn’t for my children, I wouldn’t still be married. I advise you young people not to get married. It’d be the mistake of your life. People change.”