A girlfriend is an asset; she adds to your face value. But when she dons the avatar of wife, she loses her repeat value. That is, she qualifies no more for your romance, extra attention and the sweet endearments. What is it that love does to marriage and vice versa?
Mani Ratnam's Sakhi
tries to understand how and why romance flies out of the window when marriage
happens, and how the magic and masti of Mohabbat simply fades away in the mundane
married life. Through a simple love story, sans loud melodrama and consciously
avoiding the 'thali'....