Smells, like music, hold memories. She breathed deep, and bottled it up for posterity.
("The God of Small Things")
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Madness slunk in through a chink in History. It only took a moment.
The mullahs of the Islamic world and the mullahs of the Hindu world and the mullahs of the Christian world are all on the same side. And we are against them all.
The Congress has historically played covert communal politics in order to create what in India we call vote banks where you pit one community against another and so on in order to secure votes.
Neither question nor answer was meant as anything more than a polite preamble to conversation.
Insanity hovered close at hand, like an eager waiter at an expensive restaurant.
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Jam Master Jay
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