This IS the typical desi parent.(picture via NDTV)
After all that Sangakkara has achieved, here is his dad’s reaction.
1. Says his son was kind of okay, should have done much better.
2. Compares him to his friend, and says friend was better
3. Claims that he wins all arguments against his son.
4. Advises his 37 year old millionaire son on career choices
You just CANNOT please a desi parent. You CANNOT.
And in that vein, here are some other “desi” parents through the ages.
Don Bradman’s dad: What? 99.94? What am I going to tell the neighbors?