As parents, they were worried whether it would be too arduous on their daughter to take the full fast, especially in this harsh weather.
Ayesha says she emerged a much more disciplined person after her first Ramadan.
Sophia's mom Yasmin Shaukat took the opportunity to explain to her the essence of fasting
31 years on, Adnan Masood still remembers it vividly
"Ramadan was fun and had a different flavour in Kuwait. Maybe because we were young and had the energy to play and hangout with family members and do something different every day."