She woke up with a start. A quick glance to her alarm clock revealed 10 a.m. Dang! Late! Arvind wasn’t next to her. She called out a couple of time, feeling her temper rise. So he left for work on time without waking her. She couldn’t wait to let off steam hitting speed dial on her phone.
She frowned as she heard the ringing, following the sound. The haze cleared as she spotted her parents and in laws sleeping in the living room, a little diya burning bright in the vicinity. She sat down with a heavy heart as memory dawned.
Arvind had passed away two days ago…