They also told me it was not easy to convert to Islam," said Ms Lim, whose parents are dead.
Today, nine years later, the stay-home mum has three girls and two boys with her husband Mirza Sutresno, 34, who is a consultant in a maid agency.
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"My sisters eventually accepted our marriage, and our families get together whenever we can," said Ms Lim, 37.
Her marriage goes against the preference of most Chinese, Malays and Indians polled in a recent survey on race issues.