11 December 2013
'When my mother practises music, the world is her enemy.'
10 December 2013
'Pakistan was history and a new nation was being born a thousand miles away, amid war and debris and ruin.'
09 December 2013
'Human beings need to take leave of their loved ones. They are haunted if they do not.'
02 December 2013
'I told him it seemed weird to wear a hat in hospital.'
28 November 2013
'I’m standing in the office, getting longer every second.'
26 November 2013
'The night before the bomb, she startled awake in the dark, queasy with dread.'
25 November 2013
'...it seemed to her that there was only the earth and no God.'
22 November 2013
'You will search for a friend among the living and you will find none.'
21 November 2013
'If we did not go about our burying, we would be in danger of being overcome.'
19 November 2013
'...outside the train window there’s nothing but ice and snow and darkness'