Furzana was the name of Hassan's wife.
She was a shy woman, so courteous that she barely spoke in a voice higher than a whisper. She was too shy to look at Rahim Khan in the eyes, but she always looked at Hassan with great admiration. Her first child was a stillborn baby girl. In eartl 1990 she became pregnant again.
She is a light-skinned Hazara woman. When Rahim Khan first met her, she was visibly expecting. She also has Hazel eyes.