I step out of my house and see a little girl putting ‘ghungat’ on her head.
I step out of my house and see a teen girl forced to marry and compelled for baby son without being afraid. Again…
And the next time when I step out of my house, I stop…
I stop because these awful happenings occur nonstop.
So-called ‘Civilized Society’, where we belong to Though live so many brutish people who treat girls like the monkeys in the zoo.
In Nepal, there are 54.4% of girls in the total population.
And most belong to the south of the nation.
But these girls are rarely given the freedom
The freedom to go high and high to beat the drum
That could explore thousands of their dreams
But instead, they are kept in the space that doesn’t allow them to bleam.
She is considered unlucky when born
In the family, she is called thorn
Her brothers go to private schools
She just dreams to go to private schools.
When she steps the teenage, she is not allowed to go out
And if she insists she is beaten out loud.