' It's just a kiss,' he said, as if reading my mind. After a long silence he asked, ' You've kissed other guys before, right? X Signing up for Matchbox is free, but a single introduction is 0.And in the middle of it is your average hijab-wearing girl who just wants to listen to some trap music, contour like a Jenner, and not be asked her political views or ISIS every time she leaves her house.Can a girl breathe — or better yet, can she get a date? When you wear a hijab, something as simple as getting a cup of coffee in the morning can turn into a political statement, and navigating romance isn't much easier.Cue me, a little vegetarian hijabi entering his life.We somehow dated for two years, but the first time I had Christmas dinner with his family, his father asked me what I thought about Hamas.Anyways, he was walking me to my car and he was being super touchy feely.I’m not an affectionate person, so I was slightly cringing.
' Never mind, I forgot tomorrow is Friday prayer and I would feel bad getting jiggy with it during prayer time.' The best part is that he’s now married and I’ve always wondered if he met his wife using those smooth lines.' We'll see,' I responded, hoping to come across as coy, when I was actually terrified. I was 24 and couldn't even kiss someone without feeling like I was going to hell.