Arhum Qadeer

Arhum Qadeer

An aspiring writer and digital and social media enthusiast . Postgraduate student of 'Advertising and Media management' at Institute Of Business Management (IoBM). She tweets @ARHUMQADEER (twitter.com/arhumqadeer)

Ariba on the outside, Ahmed on the inside

Greeted by the waiter at a café, nervous yet anxious, I inquire about the girl I was scheduled to meet for an interview. “Ma’am, he is waiting for you upstairs.” The first thought that runs through my mind: HE? There must have been some mistake, I thought. To my surprise, I meet a person I was more inclined on calling ‘handsome’ than ‘pretty’. Surrounded by the strong smell of men’s cologne, she was dressed in a crisp white dress shirt for men, a brown belt and beige trousers. I could see the sweat on her hands that wore a Swatch and carried a Blackberry. Ariba Rizvi, ...

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