To maintain his good relationship with his parents, Mursel has kept his budding romance with Anna a secret.
The Muslim community doesn’t regard single women with children in a particularly favorable light, which bore a strong influence on Mursel’s decision to hide the reasons behind his travels to the U.S.
This, in turn, has only made Charlene more furious, suspecting that the man only wants to hurt her daughter or convince her to convert to his religion.
Anna refused to order a beer with her meal — in accord with the common Muslim practice — which only fueled the conflict.
“Please don’t stone my daughter!” Charlene instructed her grandson to communicate to Mursel via the translation app. Not the best approach but…