Kareena Dhaliwal7 June 2017
Long ago, Snow White’s ancestors invaded a beautiful, sunny land. There she lived in the Queen’s care. The Queen asked her magic mirror, “Who is the fairest in the land?”
It replied, “If you mean fair as in pale, it’s Snow White. But don’t hold yourself to the beauty standards of your oppressors. Love yourself.”
We kept a jar of my grandmother’s chilli pickle in the freezer while my father flew to Malaysia for her funeral.
“They’re called barn doors,” she tells me.
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