“I will marry the man of my dreams and not the man society dreams for me.
“Society feels that there is something wrong with you if you’re a certain age and you’re not married.
“What if it’s the society that something is wrong with for thinking that way, for forcing someone to do what they don’t want to do or forcing them to do what they want to do but in their (society’s) own time?”
The signs are always there deciding if a relationship is going to work. Rita Dominic is aware of this as she reflects about an old romance that almost led to marriage.