Helping in fear

Today, in the afternoon, I had to drop my aunt home. When I was returning back, I noticed a guy calling. “Dai (Brother)” he shouted as I slowed my scooter to a stop. He came rushing; limping, but rushing. “Which road are you going by? Could you drop me a little ahead?” He asked. I… Continue reading Helping in fear

The Violinist

As he laid his head on her cold shoulder She ran her finger tips across his neck. She searched for a pulse, as he grew colder And waited – until he was no longer awake. She then took out her lean long blade And ran it slowly over his apple’s end; A loud shriek, which slowly,… Continue reading The Violinist

Suttee

“Oh! set her free” Shouts the large crowd “We should set her free” Since her husband breathes no longer We should ensure – so shouldn’t she We shouldn’t question the word of God For she is now a widow, a suttee “Oh! set her free” Shouts the large crowd “We should set her free” Let us… Continue reading Suttee