Sunday, January 25, 2009

Questions for a Prospective Husband


Today, I went searching through my computer for thoughts on marriage, since that's what I am thinking about these days. I came across this document which my older kids put together with me over a year ago. Not too shabby! Take a look. See their wisdom...and their humor.


Questions for a Prospective Husband
from
Yosra's Boy and Girl



B: Where were you born?

B: How was your childhood?

G: What is your feeling on your parents? Are you close?

G: Do you like your job? Do you want to work the same job forever?

G: How do you feel about Mr. Boo?

B: Would you ever want children of your own?

G: Are you serious about Islam?

G: What are your feelings about magic? Like Harry Potter?

B: How would it be when we came to visit?

G: What would be the things you would let Mr. Boo do? How strict are you?

G: What do you think are your best qualities?

G: What do you think are mom’s best qualities?

G: Are there any things mom does now that you’re not going to let her do?

G: Do you like mom’s parenting skills?

B: Have you ever been arrested?

B: What did you do for education?

G: Have you been to college?

B: What do you like for music?

G: What’s your favorite movie?

B: Other than something from your home country, what’s your favorite food?


B: How ‘bout that Allah?!

B: What would you do if my dad or AbuBoo disrespected mom?

B: Are you media orientated?

B: Do you ever play video games?

B: Do you believe in physical punishment?

G: How many surahs do you know?

G: What’s your favorite musical group/person?

B: What’s your favorite book?

G: What countries have you been to? Which is your favorite?

B: Where would you like to go in the U.S.?

B: Do you have anything against snow?

G: Where do you want to go in the world?

G: If we came to visit, would there be a certain amount of time we’d spend with mom or would we spend time with you too?

B: If we were a family of gerbils living in a town called Splunkit, what would your favorite jelly bean?

G: Who is your best friend?

B: Have you ever tried marijuana?

G: Do you like chicken?

G: Do you have a safety plan?

G: Fans or air conditioning?

B: Do you have any bizarre brothers or sisters who might want to bring their children over?

G: Do you cook? What is your favorite dish to make?

B: If mom ever becomes FAT would you still love her?

2 comments:

brookeakaummbadier said...

Subhanallah!!! They are brilliant, spot on, masha Allah. Use it! Take notes. Video tape the interview for absolute proof and reminder ;)
Love and Peace

Smee said...

I like the innocence of the questions mashallah.

If you are looking for questions though here is a good link: http://www.jannah.org/sisters/queshusbands.html