Real People, Real Relationships

Harini Rajagopalan
Jan 14 · 5 min read

In An American Marriage, Tayari Jones explores real relationships, real love, and real problems.

Photo by Shelby Deeter on Unsplash

Before I moved to the U.S, a friend of mine who had spent time here warned me about building friendships: “It’s not like it is here, in India,” he said, “like you can’t just go to someone’s house and say ‘come let’s hang out.’ You have to schedule in advance.” I shrugged it off, as just some quirk particular to…