Can a terrifying Pandemic bring some relief in someone’s life?
We may be unable to imagine this, but that is what we saw happening with a university student in Kolkata. Discover how a global pandemic brought a much awaited respite in her love life.
Today I remember a contemporary comedy in the form of a short story I had written in 2020, when the terror of the deadly virus locked all of us inside our home. Scheduled examinations were postponed and students faced an uncertainty. Many middle class Indians were financially in a safe position, but emotionally, none could get rid of anxiety.
This story depicts one such family and their way of handling the stress.