I Missed the Bus and Survived

Teenaz Javat


Like most students, Teenaz Javat usually wears chappals, sandals. The remote campus of New Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University is the fulfillment of her dreams. However, her plans are foiled by her mother. She will not allow her daughter to study there. Years later, she learns that her mother’s intuition may have saved her life. Pretty chappals are comfortable – but you cannot run in them, even to save your life. 

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