Pomp and show to the fore, blood and sweat beneath
Pomp and show to the fore, blood and sweat beneath: “My eldest daughter's marriage is settled. The bridegroom is a software engineer,” told my friend. Instead of jubilation, anxiety was writ large on his face. On hearing the word...
"It is high time that young girls and boys gave serious thought to the ethics and values of the great institution of marriage and did some introspection on their social responsibility to maintain everlasting harmony notwithstanding certain struggles and conflicts normally associated with marriage. Marriage is no doubt a memorable event.
The event need not be a pomp and show marked by lavishness.
Even the regular rituals and celebrations in the presence of a limited number of guests will fill the ambience with festivity and make the occasion splendid, vibrant and colourful."