Wife threatens divorce after hubby leaves her in mall

ABU DHABI — A newly-married couple came back from the brink after a folly on the part of the groom nearly rocked their wedding bliss.

By Adel Arafah (Our staff reporter)

Published: Thu 6 Mar 2008, 8:53 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 6:38 PM

The 22-year-old woman had sought divorce after her husband allegedly abandoned her in a shopping mall in Abu Dhabi, went home and slept for at least six hours and woke up to remember that he had left his wife unaccompanied in the mall.

The couple had been married for just 32 days. The man of Arab nationality was identified as M.N. and his wife as T.M.

Apparently, the man only realised his folly when his mother asked where his wife was. He, then, rushed to the shopping mall to find his wife weeping, surrounded by curious onlookers. The hapless woman did not have the contact number of her husband nor the contact number of her in-laws.

However, after some heart-burning and arguments, followed by conciliation efforts by elderly people, the woman forgave her husband... and the couple are reportedly living happily ever after!

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