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What social reality does Firdaus's story cause Nawal El Saadawi to feel more keenly?

2 of 5
What kind of life does Firdaus struggle to lead in a society that affords women limited options?

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According to Firdaus, what does the life of a prostitute offer women that the life of an office assistant cannot?

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What desire causes Firdaus's uncle to cast her aside?

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What does Sharifa show Firdaus that she can live without?