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With Kantha gone, I had to take on the role of the eldest in my uncle's family,
responsible for my cousin and aunt. I did not mind it, I enjoyed it even, after a
fashion. And there was always Uncle Gnanam's visits to look forward to. He was
the only ...
But he must have realized it even as he spoke, for he quickly rose to his feet and
put his hand on my uncle's shoulder. 'I am sorry, thambi, I did not mean that.
Forgive me,' he said. 'No, it was my fault,' replied Uncle Gnanam, more
Uncle Gnanam was aghast. Visit his wife's relatives? The people who had looked
down on him as a 'thuppai postmaster' all these years? The people who tried to
railroad him, Gnanam, into an asylum and got him thrown out of his mother's ...
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WHEN MEMORY DIESUser Review - Kirkus
First published in Britain, a novel that movingly details how three generations of idealists try to find meaning and purpose as their country, Sri Lanka, becomes another killing field. The author ... Read full review