Temporary Marriage by Thabi Majabula
Approx. 46,340 words.
Published on April 4, 2013.
Dalu has been married several months to a woman who barely tolerates him, then he says that he wants to meet her family. She is reluctant, but finally, she agrees. Her family is shocked by her marriage to Dalu.
His wife returns home upset, and he goes to investigate the source of her tension. He ends up in a fight over her the day before amalobolo negotiations.