The story is about a man who called Parvez. He is from Pakistan and he live in England with his family, he work as taxi driver for twenty years and half the time with same firm. Parvez have done everything to give Ali a good education, paying everything to the school stuff like computer and books, and wanted him to find a right girl he can marry with and starting good family. Parvez and his son have a conflict about, Parvez suspects that Ali is starting to take drugs and fuck slut and shitting on his education and selling his stuff to get drugs. Parvez talks to Bettina about the situation to get help of her. Parvez had to check out that what ali doing every day. He found out that Ali was turned to be good Muslim. He prays five times a day and was giving out his stuff to charity. Characterization of the main characters:
Parvez: He is Punjabi and he lives in England, he earns his money as taxi-driver and he works at night. He is not a really Muslim even he grew up in Pakistan because he drinks alcohol, eats pork and he does not pray as Muslim. He drives Bettina every night to her costumers. Even he does all the bad stuff he can give himself to suspect his son. He has a relationship with Bettina and he lets Bettina to touch him. He is proud of his son Ali before he suspects him. He would like to Ali integrates in the western world. He talks to Bettina about Ali because he cannot talk to his own wife. Ali: He goes school and he is good to cricket, swimming and football. He always gets top result in his class. He also is good Muslim. He knows that Bettina:
1. what has Parvez done to secure his son a good life in England? 2. How has the son reacted to this in the past?
3. What is attractive to Parvez about his job?
4. Why does it take Parvez so long time to talk about the change in Ali with his friends? 5. How was Ali as a student before he changed?
- What is he doing now?
6. What is Parvez' dreams of doing well in England?...