By Chetan Bhagat
Love marriages around the globe are basic: Boy loves lady. lady loves boy. They get married. In India, there are a couple of extra steps: Boy loves woman. lady loves Boy. Girl's relations has to like boy. Boy's family members has to like lady. Girl's kinfolk has to like Boy's relations. Boy's relatives has to like girl's kin. lady and Boy nonetheless love one another. They get married. Welcome to two States, a narrative approximately Krish and Ananya. they're from assorted states of India, deeply in love and wish to get married. in fact, their mom and dad don t agree. to transform their love tale right into a love marriage, the couple have a difficult conflict in entrance of them. For you could struggle and insurgent, however it is way tougher to persuade. Will they make it? From the writer of blockbusters 5 aspect somebody, One evening @ the decision middle and the three errors of My existence, comes one other witty story approximately inter-community marriages in glossy india.
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He was finally starting to catch his breath again, but just as the pain began to dwindle, he found he was starting to have another problem. Oh, this was so not good. How in the hell could he even think of getting aroused? His groin was throbbing, his stomach still rolling from the Taser, and she was still fighting him. There had to be something immensely wrong with him if he could get even the slightest bit turned on in this situation. But he’d been so busy trying to defend himself from this shockingly strong woman that he was just now realizing that the two of them were lying flush against each other, and though she might be petite, she carried some killer curves.
I…uh…I don’t know who you’re referring to,” she gasped, and she crept toward the door to the back room. She was working a crappy job at a fast-food joint. The place was nondescript, a bit seedy, in fact, and they hadn’t blinked when she’d given them her false name, her poorly done fake ID. She sure as heck wouldn’t eat the food there, not with their lax views on hygiene. They hadn’t even made her get a food handlers card. But the job was working for her for now, allowing her to save up for her next move — though she wasn’t saving much.
Her heart thundered in her chest, and she stumbled, but she caught herself at the last second before she crashed onto the broken asphalt. If she fell, it would all be over. He’d drag her back upstairs by her hair. The neighbors wouldn’t even bother calling the cops. They were all terrified of Jesse, and they all knew that any call would be thrown out anyway. Even if he did pound her to a pulp right there, people would turn their backs. She’d received the pitying glances, the incredulous looks. People wondered why she stayed.
2 States: The Story of My Marriage by Chetan Bhagat