Short Story [S1E15] – Sugar Daddy
Shom and Raima get to know each other physically and intellectually on the way to Khandala. Raima surprises Shom with her attitude and the ability to read him. She clears Shom’s misconceptions about her being an escort and Shom admits to being conscious of his well-established image.
Short Story [S1E14] – Shom and Raima: The Only Way Out
Shom and Raima finally meet. Shom discovers that Raima is much younger and far too attractive than he had expected. Raima thinks of Shom as nice-looking and decent. Knowing that he has to remain faceless, he calls for the Land Yacht – the luxurious van that whisks them away to Khandala for some much-needed privacy.
Short Story [S1E13] – Shom and Raima, alias Sara
Recap of Short Story [S1E12] - Faceless On Facebook: Everyone is keen to know how Shom and Raima first met. Raima tells them that it happened on Facebook, when she was looking for some change in her life. Operating under an alias, Sara, ensured ...
Short Story [S1E11] – A Flirt or A Love Guru?
It was like Raima pulling away her dad from her mom, she thought. She realised that they were almost behaving like husband and wife, or worse! The living together types. Khush observed the proceedings keenly. He was keeping tabs on Swapna, how gracefully she was projecting her curvaceous body. She carried herself with great dignity. Her lips had character. Firm and desirable! She certainly was the right choice for Harry. They would make a perfect match, he thought.
Short Story [S1E10] – Godfather or Love Guru
Harry, Raima, Shom, Khush, Swapna and Natasha are together again. Raima and Shom feel that the other has changed in recent times. Harry steps in as a love guru and analyses the situation correctly. He feels that true love only matures with time. Only the outward behaviour changes according to the situation. That happens because the purity of the heart has to often yield to social norms. The love guru suggests that the best way forward is to balance the two. Only then can bliss be attained, he says.
Short Story [S1E7] – Holi Ho!
It's Holi, the perfect time for Harry to meet up with his friends Shom, Raima, Khush, Swapna and Natasha. Everyone is in high spirits with the food, sweets and bhang. Shom and Raima, who have been apart for a while, find the time to be with one another. Shom clears Raima's misconceptions about bhang, 'the drink of the gods', as he describes it. Shom thinks Raima is being materialistic but she reassures him that all she wants is to be with him. Love triumphs as they express their feelings for each other.
Is Tapan Ghosh Out Of His Mind?
“Is Tapan Ghosh out of his mind?” asked Khush as he pushed his iPhone towards Harry. “Look at this quote,” he said, referring to yet another controversial quote from the maverick. Harry read it and smiled. “Why are you ...
An Anglo-Indian in Love: Book (Short Story)
A young man and an older woman from diverse backgrounds are thrown together in Calcutta of the 1950s. Love blossoms but they must overcome the barriers that could pull them apart. Trapped in an abusive marriage, Cindy represents the dilemma of the Anglo-Indians who felt a sense of loss of identity after the British left India. And Dilip, both hero and toughie, must overcome his traumatic past. Will circumstances allow love to prevail? Read on only if you believe that true love is causeless.
Short Story [S1E4] – You’re In Love Only If You Love Yourself
We all get so caught up with our life that we fail to realise that we ourselves are the most important person in our own life. We can love others only when we appreciate our true worth and love ourselves. Raima realises this, much to Shom's delight.