The Butterfly's Cage

The Butterfly s Cage The Butterfly s Cage is the heart wrenching inspiring true story of a young Pakistani woman s flight to freedom Suffering abuse tyranny and disownment as a result of refusing to submit to the abus

  • Title: The Butterfly's Cage
  • Author: Shahnaz Khari Shahnaz Khan
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 271
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  • The Butterfly s Cage , is the heart wrenching, inspiring true story of a young Pakistani woman s flight to freedom Suffering abuse, tyranny and disownment as a result of refusing to submit to the abuse received by not one but two violent husbands, Shahnaz opens the door to a hidden world, illustrating how cultural values can allow human rights violations to prosper and t The Butterfly s Cage , is the heart wrenching, inspiring true story of a young Pakistani woman s flight to freedom Suffering abuse, tyranny and disownment as a result of refusing to submit to the abuse received by not one but two violent husbands, Shahnaz opens the door to a hidden world, illustrating how cultural values can allow human rights violations to prosper and the cost of reputation is integrity, respect and love.For Shahnaz, one nightmare followed another At 18 she was forced into an arranged marriage with a man whom she quickly discovered to be a violent and abusive drug addict who stole her money and jewellery to buy drugs No sooner had she begun to recover from that ordeal than her parents made her marry a teenage boy who turned out to be controlling, sadistic and equally violent.There followed a traumatic pregnancy and stillbirth, violence and abuse from her family and months of imprisonment in her own bedroom before she won her freedom by smuggling a message to the police in her daughter s schoolbag Persuaded back home and then tricked into going to Pakistan with her family, where she endured yet another arranged marriage, she managed to escape from the house while everyone was at prayer and fly back to London Her family persuaded her to make a brief return to Pakistan by saying her mother was seriously ill, but when she arrived she was beaten up, threatened with shooting and drowning, stripped of her possessions and imprisoned once again, all because she had asked for the freedom to make decisions for herself and her daughter about their lives.Eventually Shahnaz managed to return to the UK with her third husband, build a new life with him and her daughter and study for a career She is now a social worker specialising in child care.Now Shahnaz she has used a pen name to avoid embarrassment for her family has written her extraordinary, compelling story of survival.

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    1. 'The Butterfly’s Cage', is the heart wrenching, inspiring true story of a young Pakistani woman’s flight to freedom. Suffering abuse, tyranny and disownment as a result of refusing to submit to the abuse received by not one but two violent husbands, Shahnaz opens the doors to a hidden world, illustrating how cultural values can allow human rights violations to prosper and the cost of reputation is integrity, respect and love.

    2. Good story badly writtenGot a bit lost with the characters. None the wiser as to who the main character ended up with.Kind of child like

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