Through her college, her reading and her exposure to her immediate world, Aliya, is the diplomatic yet empathetic voice in the story who is able to recognize the unfairness in the way in which society treats people, especially women.
We tangle ourselves in wires and threads of emotions and judgements. So much so, that it is impossible to get out after a while.
“I don’t want to kill the nasty little brute,” Harriet said to Dr Brett after telling how Ben is suffering from a milk infection and needs something for the diarrhoea.
Ahmed hails from a family which practises the Kashmiri folk theatre form, Bhand Pather, which has a long history in the valley. With his interests across various practices, Ahmed brought into his performance elements of Bhand Pather.
I am going to add Audible to the list.
Mevlut thoroughly enjoys it as a child there, looking wondrously into the city’s intricate streets and its inhabitants while accompanying his father on his rounds;
Sacco alternates between playing narrator and protagonist. As the narrator, he shares with the reader his reflections on the people, their situation and the policies that govern this region.
The tape recorder splutters and stops abruptly, as the spool manages to entangle itself in an infinite warp.
The fear of judgement from society nags the masses.
Rajagopal did not serve his sentence. He was never going to be living behind the bars but he has died with all his dignity crushed and ground to dust.
In our country, the situation is such that around four doctors are operating the emergency of a government hospital with the help of nurses and other staff.
ये सब इसलिए बता रहा हूँ कि कल जब घर से निकलो तो लिंच न हो जाओ।