- Skeem Saam actress Pebetsi Matlaila has mixed feelings about marriage
- Pebetsi, who plays the character of Mokgadi Maputla on Skeem Saam, shared that she has lately been asking people about the pleasures of marriage
- The Skeem Saam star revealed that the responses she has received make her think twice about marriage
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Skeem Saam actress Pebetsi Matlaila has mixed feelings about marriage. The star recently took to social media to share that she's been asking people about the pleasures of marriage. Pebetsi said their responses make her think twice about getting hitched.
Pebetsi, who plays the role of Mokgadi Maputla on the popular SABC 1 show, also revealed that her partner in real life has been asking her to marry him. She's still undecided.
"The marriage counsellors will tell you oh no, nothing is to change from how you were when you were dating and to now. You can keep everything the same way. But botsisha a black person and they have nothing good to say about marriage."
The star told her fans in the video she shared on Instagram that she grew up in a Christian home believing that marriage was a "beautiful thing".
"But now I'm conflicted. I'm seriously waiting on that one person who's going to come with a beautiful story like you see in the movies that just makes me say, yes this is what I want to do."
Pebetsi's character on Skeem Saam is also going through some marital troubles maybe that's why she can't decide whether to marry her partner in real life or keep him waiting.
Check out the rest of her video below:
Pebetsi's fans have flooded her comment section with mixed reactions to her post. Check out some of their comments below:
"There is absolutely nothing wrong with marriage, as much as there is nothing wrong with dating it just depends on us people who commit to these things."
"I would get married over and over again. It's been 6 years in mine, maybe we're still at honeymoon stage vafuethu, nna we're nyising this marriage things aaaaaa."
"Marriage is a thing between two people that are not perfect but trying to do good for each other for happiness, peace, joy, good health and love. It is never perfect at all times but willingness and God-fearingness makes things work out and always overlook at each others' differences and even make fun of them and move on happily."
"You sound bitter my darling. Even umjolo unezinkinga zawo (even dating has its own problems). Nothing in this world is without its own faults."
In other news, Briefly.co.za reported that Pearl Thusi recently took to social media to reveal how she copes with public scrutiny. The actress took to Twitter to share her "coping mechanism" with her fans.
The star and many other celebs have been subjected to public scrutiny on social media platforms and Pearl has learnt to cope with the pressure that comes with being in the public eye on a daily basis. She's one of Mzansi's most-dragged entertainers on social media. The stunner posted:
"No one is perfect. But when they focus on your blessings until they lose sight on their own... they throw stones and magnify your imperfections. A coping mechanism."
The lead actress of Queen Sono actress also told her fans not to be distracted but continue fighting for their dreams.
"Distraction comes right before a breakthrough. Don’t stop fighting for your purpose."
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