"I know what I want. For my birthday...I know what I want. I want you to take me to your cinema. I wnat to see the cartoon. I want to see the puppet boy. Take me."
"You do? That's not a good idea. You know, the picture quality isn't that good. Neither is the sound. I'll tell you what. I'll send someone to pick you up and take you. I'll make sure they get you a good seat and all the candy you want."
This is the scene in which Jalil is promising to take Mariam to the cinema for her 15th birthday. Which he ends up breaking.
This is the scene in which Nana questions Mariam for wanting an education and she says one of her famous quotes.
"I want to go to school. A mean a real school
"And you want me to ask your mother for permission."
"Learn? Learn what, Mullah sahib? What's the sense in schooling a girl like you? It's like shinning a spittoon."
"What? Stop it, Rasheed, I'm--"
This is the scene in which Rasheed abuses Mariam and shoves peebles in her mouth.
"Put these in your mouth. Put.These. In Your Mouth. Now chew. CHEW! Now you know what your rice tastes like. Now you know what you've given me in this marriage. Bad food and nothing else."
This is the sene in which Mariam is pregnant and Rasheed is building a crib for the baby.
"It was going to be a suprise. He'll need a crib. You weren't supposed to see until it was done."