Half Lies

Half Lies

“Babaaaa!!!” their squeals echoed in the passage as I sneaked in. “You two aren’t to bed?” I was startled, obviously. “Sir, I have been trying to make them sleep, but they were adamant to wait for you.” Sarika, the caretaker of my kids, chipped in, clearing her case....
The Samosa Girl

The Samosa Girl

Unlike today, where you can find a girl even if you are a tourist guide, our times’ bankers and government employees got better marriage proposals and the best of girls. We were bought up in times where movies made you believe that the aim of your life should be...
History Lesson

History Lesson

“Students”, said the Tutor, “I know all of you have been very eagerly waiting for the lecture by our very distinguished guest today. Professor, please.” The class of twenty-year-old history students diligently burst into applause as the guest of honour took the stage....