My grandfather’s tears while reading Manto laid the seeds for this story

My grandfather’s family lived in Suri Mansion, a haveli in Rawalpindi near the Kalyan Das temple that my great -great -great- grandfather and his brothers built in the 1850s. Apparently the haveli was rechristened Nuri Mansion after the Partition. Fair enough, since the Suris had left the building. I try and imagine my grandfather and … Continue reading My grandfather’s tears while reading Manto laid the seeds for this story