• I've turned my hand to matchmaking | Coco Khan

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    There are few things as satisfying as hearing that two people you matched are happy Being British Asian, the role of the “matchmaker” is perhaps more familiar to me than to others. Usually, what you hear about south Asian matched relationships is the extreme end: forced marriages, weddings between strangers, loveless pairings built on shame and subterfuge. But for plenty, the tradition is much closer to a suggestion - a kindness - and what you should do for those you love. I kicked against any type of matchmaking when I was young. Not for any grandiose reason; I simply did not trust the...
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