Leftovers

The man came inside looking for leftovers at a Hong Kong restaurant. He opened the packets left behind by customers and checked its contents. Some of the boxes had some leftovers which he gathered at one table and sat down with one half eaten hash brown. He furtively glanced around…

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The Taxi

She got inside the taxi and told the driver where to go. The door opened suddenly and a hotel staff asked her to get out since she had not been in the place where they hail the cabs. She explained to him that she had to reach another part of…

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A Young Athlete

  There was a young athlete who tried very hard to win the race. Every time he neared the winning breast tape, he faltered and dropped speed. He lost out easily. One day he met an old Olympian and asked him how he could improve his performance? The Olympian told…

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Charade

She knew she could no longer keep up the charade forever. She needed to take extreme steps. Those could be terminal ones. She prepared for her last ditched effort. It was a do or die situation for her. She was deeply and madly in love with him. There was no…

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Evil Begets Evil!

Evil begets evil only! Once upon a time there was a jungle where a ferocious lion ruled. The animals were an oppressed lot since their king demanded a live bait every single day. He roared and growled and made the animal shiver with fear. One day a clever jackal visited…

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Two Sisters

There were two sisters. One of them was deeply in love with a man and intended to marry him when she got a chance. Unfortunately, she being the younger one had to wait till her elder sister got married. The family looked around for a boy for the elder one…

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The Torn Underwear!

Why does she always wear the torn underwears? She worked for a big multinational. She bought a house on loan. She paid the equated monthly installments regularly. She lovingly decorated that possession. That house she gave on rent. The rent she collected she gave to her old parents. They lived…

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