Describe the weddings of the four sisters. Why is Ruku's different?

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The three sisters weddings before Ruku's were extravagant as they married well. Ruku's however was a more somber affair as she married below her Caste. Ruku had to marry below her Caste as her three other sisters had used up all the dowry that the parents could afford. Ruku, therefore,...

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The three sisters weddings before Ruku's were extravagant as they married well. Ruku's however was a more somber affair as she married below her Caste. Ruku had to marry below her Caste as her three other sisters had used up all the dowry that the parents could afford. Ruku, therefore, had to marry a poor family while her other sisters did not.

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