Then this evening, he must have sent someone to attack Rekha. It was a warning to me. As I sat in the waiting room, I knew what I had to do.
Martha did have an opinion: he was like a rattlesnake. There were people who you instinctively felt you couldn’t trust, and Martha felt a sense of unease.
It was Naik who found what they were looking for. He stared into the drawer for a moment, peering and frowning as if not grasping the significance of what he was studying – and then, almost gently, took out the object.
The man’s a terrorist alright. In fact he’s currently listed as numero uno on India’s Most Wanted. They’ve been after him for a decade.
Manoj watched in horror as the action unrolled in his living room, showcasing his antics with Arya. He clutched the back of his favourite sofa for support, gripping it tightly. He stared at his wife only to find she was looking away,
And when he had woken, startled, it had taken a few moments to grasp his position, that he was inside a women’s hostel and that he was lying in the bed.
The old man turned to look at me. “Is my son one of them?” he asked, and I saw that there were tears on the patient’s cheeks.
He didn’t know the condition of the person behind the wheel, and the idiot might just panic and try to run him down in an attempt to flee when George took out his identification.
And so here i am now, looking down upon the world from this height, all alone. I do not know if I have ever felt so alone in all my life. I feel desolate now, abandoned,
“I’m very sorry,” she murmured and her voice came out low and melodious and it sent shivers of delight running up and down his spine.