Your post this week should start with, ‘At the stroke of midnight…’
"At the stroke of midnight, when the world sleeps, India awakens", said Jawaharlal Nehru.
There is a knock on the door. Mummy enters the study-room,"Rahul, have you finished reading history?", caressing his hair.
"No, I still have to prepare two chapters for tomorrow's exams. Will you prepare tea for me?"
Mummy goes into the kitchen.