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The New Girl

He threaded his way through cubicles,which looked as tired and worn as their owners, making his way to the water cooler. “Did you see the new girl in accounts”, a colleague whose name he did not remember stopped him. ” Over there, near the…

Democracy

Sundays

My sleeping baby

As I look at my sleeping baby, I m awestruck, yet again -at her beauty, at life and at being the person I have become. I was a career woman and someday maybe I will resume being one, maybe  I will learn to re-love…

A Hope That Died

She held her newborn grandson close. ‘ He is so handsome’, she said proudly, ‘he radiates a kind spirit’. ‘He sure does’, beamed her son. ‘He will take care of you when you are old’, the old lady looked at her son, her eyes…

The Waltz

Do Not Be Late

She stripped off her dress and stood in front of the mirror. That tiny scar below her left eye, the first time, the first beating,twenty days after a fairy tale wedding. A minor glitch; happens in all marriages, she had rationalised, not wanting to…