Omission due to memory, trauma, but also due to westernization: emphasis on the fact that the young doctor had western values which is fortunate caught in between two worlds. She had criteria for beauty thin, beauty, work, marriage are inter-related. Souad is still obsessed about other"s recognition of her: how the daughters are trying to get recognition from maraoun. More of a follower rather than somebody who initiates. Following antonio waiting 7 years to marry. Doesn"t feel like it"s her right to deserve a healthy relationship. Never questioned her foster parents when they told her not to focus on her own son too. Not logical for to officially adopt him. Never questions why they only took her in for 5 years. Why aren"t there details on them maybe they never existed. What matter to her is the objective of the relationship. In switzerland, it"s only an extension of her superficial basic abilities.