lifestyle

A Japanese woman's story of love from war-torn Syria

7 Comments
By Tsutomu Shida

The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below.

© KYODO

©2022 GPlusMedia Inc.

7 Comments
Login to comment

Sounds like she married a lazy good for nothing layabout. Doesn't work, help in the house or with the children?

Komastu San, dump this loser!

7 ( +7 / -0 )

Sounds like she married a lazy good for nothing layabout. Doesn't work, help in the house or with the children?

Komastu San, dump this loser!

LOL well said.Story coule as short as this.Lazy Syrian came to Japan.

Article itself is poor antisyrian propaganda.There was no any urprising against government in Syria,there is war of varuious terrorist fractions against Syrian government-pls use correct words and follow facts.

If guy misses his own country and did nothing wrong against government he is free to return back home-even with his family as large parts of Syria are free from terrorist thanks to liberation of by SAA and Russian army troops...but yes play kind of "victim" in Japan or some "political refugee/martyr of bad Assad regime" may look more heroic and better/?/.

I feel sorry abt lady with lazy lad and two kids at home but yes-sore zore...enjoy...your live and love/?/...until love will be not over...you wil be not first and not last one who have made same mistake

3 ( +5 / -2 )

Sometimes she wants to complain to Radowan about not doing enough, but she forbears hasty judgments, trying not to impose Japanese values upon him.

He is living in Japan so he'd better get with the programme. After all, she would be expected to conform to Syrian ways if she was living there. Heck it sounds like she's conforming to Syrian ways even living in Japan.

8 ( +8 / -0 )

Sometimes she wants to complain to Radowan about not doing enough, but she forbears hasty judgments, trying not to impose Japanese values upon him. And she is self-deprecating to a fault, some might argue. "Syrian women are perfect at raising children and household chores. From my husband's perspective, I am a lousy wife."

Are they living in Japan now? So he'd better start swimming and do it quickly. Excuse about stress, concrete jungle, being far away are just stupid excuses.

She should realise that it's either here or there. She not having job there or him not having much of a job here. Cost of living is higher in here. If she's true about "Syrian women are perfect at raising children and household chores" and not only self bashing, then maybe moving there would make her life easier. Right now it seems, she did not have too many life experiences, except climbing.

as Kniknaknokkaer said "After all, she would be expected to conform to Syrian ways if she was living there. Heck it sounds like she's conforming to Syrian ways even living in Japan.".

4 ( +4 / -0 )

I think she is still climbing mountains, this recluse will leave her to continue doing what she has been doing sense she had two children. She will be a single family mother looking for government handouts. The children well lets hope for the best!

2 ( +2 / -0 )

I am all for broadening one's outlook, but this woman seems hopelessly co-dependent. She seems to want to martyr any semblance of herself at the altar of the "other" - be it mountains or men from faraway places.

1 ( +1 / -0 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites