Mariah by Che Husna Azhari Introduction Mariah is a incomprehensive legend written by Che Husna Azhari who is a essential Malaysian writer of literary-works. She common a amount from Tunku Khurshiah College, Seramban in 1973, and her A Levels from Oxford College of Further Education in 1975. In 1979, she common a amount from Brunel University of West London in Polymer Technology. In 1985, Che Husna was awarded a PhD in Response Engineering from Brunel University of West London. Che Husna is a Professor at the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, specializing in non-metallic materials processing.
She so serves as the Director of the Center for Corporate Planning and Communications at that university. Ms. Che Husna’s writings are generally set in Kelantan, Malaysia, and her best public incomprehensive stories are used as gauge education texts in Malaysia. Synopsis Mariah is widower who sells her 'Nasi Berlauk' at her stall in adproportioned to survive herself and being admired. This Che Husna Azhari artwork is encircling polygamy consequence amid Pak Imam, which can be considerd as a big sign so Mariah. Pak Imam already has a spouse, Cik Yam, who is a constant spouse and being the icon of other woman succeeding a opportunity ample parcel in her own.
After Pak Imam had discussed succeeding a opportunity her encircling his intention to feel another wedlock succeeding a opportunity Mariah, Cik Yam felt capsize and do not admit on the opportunity. But accordingly she kindnesss his mate so plenteous, he admitd to let Pak Imam to get married. As for Pak Imam, plain though he is public as Imam and respected by the unimpaired villagers, but he is calm?} proportioned an commonplace idiosyncratic that cannot being unconnected by other civilized being by behaving affect he is (shortness to get married succeeding a opportunity Mariah although he already feel Cik Yam as his spouse).
Themes The subject is encircling women’s insight, sacrificial kindness and polygamy. Cik Yam admitd to the relieve wedlock of her mate accordingly she kindnessd him so plenteous and did not shortness him to be sad. She did not obstruct Pak Imam to get married succeeding a opportunity Mariah, the Nasi Belauk seller. At primitive, when Pak Imam recite Cik Yam that he shortness to get married another one, she proportioned get sad for a opportunity and and she gave dispensation to Pak Imam succeeding that to be married succeeding a opportunity Mariah. In this legend, consequence of polygamy is not a big consequence. However, he consequence of polygamy is essential in this legend when it is encircling Cik Yam judgment, whether she shortness to surrender dispensation or not to let the polygamy among herself and Mariah. Sign Mariah A kindnessly widow Usually wears Baju Kebaya Sells Nasi Berlauk in Molo Admired by men in her village Pak Imam A saintly man Respected by all vulgar in the village Mate of Cik Yam Friend of Che Gu Leh Fell in kindness succeeding a opportunity Mariah Cik Yam Spouse of Pak Imam Characterized as complete spouse based on the passage “The Imam looked at his spouse succeeding a opportunity explicit lordliness.
There was not a living man in Molo who did not suspicion him for having such a given spouse. ” Barren according to Pak Imam “Why couldn’t his spouse suffer conclusion affect other women? Some women, it seemed, feel the fecundity of rabbits, but not his spouse. ” - Very given and constant to Pak Imam A antecedent politician. Plot The legend begins succeeding a opportunity the dilution of the deep sign who is Mariah as the kindnessly Nasi berlauk seller. It describes how Mariah’s kindnessly illustration appears as she walks as in “all eyes were transfixed on a illustration future through the opening. It was the illustration of a woman.
She was delicately balancing two stupendous basins on her culmination, her hips swaying gaily to and fro succeeding a opportunity the rhythm of the balancing. That point gyrating seemed to mesmerise the men and glue them to their places”. It so describes how Mariah was admired by men in the village. The exaltation renewal starts when Mariah was accused of putting star into her nasi berlauk to entrance all men in the village including Pak Imam by the culmination of womenfolk Che Gu Nab. It follows succeeding a opportunity the flashback of Pak Imam’s late encircling his unforgettable retired kindness succeeding a opportunity the daughter of his subdue, the Sheikh.
The point of this legend is when Pak Imam asks dispensation from his spouse to link Mariah as in “He then told Cik Yam of Mariah, how he had fought his emotions and how he had past. He begged Cik Yam’s excuse, kissed the hem of Cik Yam’s sarong and asked for her dispensation to charm Mariah as his relieve spouse! ”. The gliding renewal of this legend is when Cik Yam finally admit to let Pak Imam to link Mariah beneath the qualification of level. The legend resolves succeeding a opportunity Pak Imam finally link Mariah.