She knew what their marriage looked like to others.
An older Singaporean man with a young Vietnamese lady like her brought judgement, pre-conceived notions from the public.
Still, she had her reasons for going through with this arrangement.
Unlike the fat, smelly perverts, her friends warned her about; her new husband was gentle and kind.
He took great lengths to ensure her comfort. She didn’t expect to become a part of the family.
It made her real reason for being there hard to go through.
She has to choose between loyalty to her friends and her growing affection for her family. There’s no coming back from her final decision.
‘Palace Of Love’ is part of the Singapore Film Channel. Watch more films from the Lion City over here.