“The river is deep… ” by Najam Hosain Syed (Shah Hussein)

The River is deep and the shaky bridge creaks as people step on it. And the ferry is a known haunt of tigers.

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From “Courtesy” by Najam Hosain Syed (Shah Hussein).

“Grandson of a convert weaver, he embarrassed every one by aspiring to the privilege of learning what the revered guardians of traditional knowledge claimed to teach.”

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