Muslims In America: Middle East In The Midwest: Dearborn_011-01

Mohamad Hachem, 20, right, kisses Koran during his engagement ceremony at Heritage Manor in Dearborn, Michigan. Hachem's wife-to-be Zina Merhi, 18, seated, and Merhi's grandmother, Fahime, 63, standing from left, aunt Najah, 33, and mother Kathy, 44, look on.

Mohamad Hachem, 20, right, kisses Koran during his engagement ceremony at Heritage Manor in Dearborn, Michigan. Hachem's wife-to-be Zina Merhi, 18, seated, and Merhi's grandmother, Fahime, 63, standing from left, aunt Najah, 33, and mother Kathy, 44, look on.