MED BACK - Novels
by Amar Kamble
It was a busy morning like everyday. Aarti came into the kitchen. Sushila, her mother, was making roti. Aarti said, "Aai, hurry up!" Sushila said, "Am I relaxing? And in fact, your school is at 9." Aarti said, "Not ...Read Moreme, Aai! Dada is getting late." Sushila said, "Really! You're so careful about your brother, huh? Go & call him for breakfast." Aarti called from the door, "Dada…" Karan was in front of the temple in his house. There was mata Durga in the temple. Karan enjoined his hands & said, "Mata, today are my 2nd semester's results. I'm careful about nothing but MED-2 & EGM. Please clear these subjects. Jai mata di!" He came to the kitchen. Sushila said, "Hurry up, son! You'll need to catch a Rickshaw if you get late." Karan defended, "I wake up at 5:30 daily, aai. What else can I do? Give me the roti." He took a morsel & fed it to Aarti. Aarti said, "Dada, I've grown up now!" Karan finished his breakfast & came to another room where his father - Dhanaji was sewing a shirt. He was a tailor! Karan kept the lunchbox in his bag. Dhanaji asked, "Do you have sufficient money in your pocket?" Karan said, "No, I need some more." Dhanaji gave 100 rupees to him. Karan gave a smile. Dhanaji said, "Take care." Karan nodded head & left for college.
It was a busy morning like everyday. Aarti came into the kitchen. Sushila, her mother, was making roti. Aarti said, "Aai, hurry up!" Sushila said, "Am I relaxing? And in fact, your school is at 9." Aarti said, "Not ...Read Moreme, Aai! Dada is getting late." Sushila said, "Really! You're so careful about your brother, huh? Go & call him for breakfast." Aarti called from the door, "Dada…" Karan was in front of the temple in his house. There was mata Durga in the temple. Karan enjoined his hands & said,
In the morning, Karan came to the kitchen. There were Dhanaji, Sushila & Aarti. Karan took his dish, fed a morsel to Aarti & said, "Aai, I'll be late in the evening. There is a welcome party for first ...Read Morestudents." Sushila said, "Reach before the dark." Dhanaji asked, "How's your study going?" Karan said, "It's fine." Dhanaji said, "I hope you'll be all clear, at least this semester." Karan stopped eating. He drank water & left the kitchen. Sushila said, "Karan, finish your breakfast, son!" She asked Dhanaji, "And you, was it necessary to say so in the early
Karan looked at the mobile screen. There were twenty one missed calls. Karan opened the call log. It was Dhriti. Karan made a call to her. She immediately picked the call up & said, "Hello, Karan?" Karan asked, "How're ...Read MoreDhriti?" Dhriti said, "Today is Saturday, Karan. You're absent the whole week. Where have you been?" Karan said somehow, "Actually, Baba got an electric shock while pressing." Dhriti exclaimed, "Oh my God! How did it happen?" Karan kept quiet. Dhriti felt Karan's silence. She said, "I'm sorry. I will,
Karan was sitting nervously on a bench in a corner. Dhriti was sitting nervously on a bench in another corner. Nikki came & sat near Karan. Karan said, "It's five days, Nikki. Does anyone ignore such a long time? ...Read Moretime I went through was not good enough. I felt lonely & found some affection for me in her. That's why I asked her. And it was just a proposal! She could refuse normally." Nikki said, "Chill yaar! If she deserves your luv, she'll recognise it. Otherwise, I'm ready to mingle with you." Karan asked smiling, "What about Sameer then?"
The cake had been cut by the principal & the cultural activities had started. Nikki, Dhriti & Karan were sitting on chairs. Dhriti said, "Karan, you had missed the last PTT. Your sessional work had totally depended on this ...Read MoreHow were the papers?" Karan said, "Rest all definitely will be above twenty but…" Nikki asked, "But?" Karan said, "MED was tough." Soon Sameer reached there. He said, "Karan, Miss. Devkar is checking MED's papers." Nikki asked, "She's not in the programme?" Karan ignored Nikki & asked Sameer, "What's my score?" Sameer said, "Wait, wait, wait! She's checking from the