They check your phone, your email, you may be followed. Mohamed was my best friend - but he also had an awful, unforgivable side. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate.As a female you are essentially stalked by your own husband who doesn't trust you. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".I was called every name under the sun when he was in a rage.
An Egyptian man will insist on paying for every little thing or he feels he is a personality. A man is emotionally aware and when things are not working out he will discuss it openly and honestly with the woman.An Egyptian man will go ahead and hook up with other women in the same circle because that makes him a player and . A man is comfortable with his woman going out by herself or having fun with other friends, even if they are guys.An Egyptian man will start a fight with any man who so much tries to talk to his woman when they’re out.My husband was the most relaxed, easy-going, liberal and damn nice guy when i met him in Dubai. We often went out drinking and had so much FUN together in general. Adventurous, attentive, romantic, smart, confident and supportive. Sports exist but the general population doesn't participate. I generally dressed covered up, but there were a few comments here and there "you're not wearing THAT are you? He became severely jealous after seeing a hello and congrats on my marriage text from an ex boyfriend. The rules on relationships very much change once you are married along with what you can do, and who you can spend time with.We moved to Egypt after more than a year of knowing each other. He would disappear with friends for hours and hours. They ring each other every day, spending hours on the phone. In western countries a relationship develops into a marriage. The fact that you were intimate with them before marriage is already a cause of distrust and disgust.You know by now that no one is safe from Cairo Scene. A man knows what he wants and goes after it no matter what and is strong minded and ambitious, with his career being the priority in his early twenties.Last week, we noticed an article circulating the interwebz about the difference between dating a girl and dating a woman, and we had our own go at spotting the differences between dating a woman and dating an Egyptian woman. An Egyptian man is still living with his parents and spent his university days trying to be the most with a lifetime of free drinks and entrance. Following up on that, a man plans for his future and realises he needs to have a foundation for a family one day.An Egyptian man is an extreme bad ass and does not need to worry about such frivolities.What’s more important is which club he will go to with his girlfriend that night and which he will go to by himself. A man will look for a woman who is intelligent, independent, caring and someone who will challenge him to be better.Marriage had been brought up many times by himself from after about 3 months into our relationship. His family at first were against our marriage, but once they met me, changed their minds and were very accepting. Driving around in cars for hours - laughing drinking and or smoking pot with loud music blaring. In Egypt they don't get the chance to - they mostly have arranged marriages and it's very quick. (Even though you are the same couple - and they no doubt instigated the sex!! It took me a very long time to try and get my head around this.How a man behaves with a girlfriend who is inevitably a westerner - as Egyptian girls are generally not allowed to have boyfriends - changes drastically to when he is married. You are no longer the girlfriend but the "wife" - your importance is 10 fold, but so are the expectations on behaviour. Friends of the female are treated with much distrust - particularly if they are westerners and/or unmarried.