This one phrase is probably the most favored phrase in English for Kumar.
He was a fortunate man from delivery onwards. His paternal uncle who died on the day he was born, left all his belongings to him. Thus, a toddler born to penniless mother and father was in a position to get a sizeable wealth in a single day. In schooling additionally he at all times stood first not due to laborious work, however due to sheer luck. (The questions can be simply from the little portion, he ready for the examination). He obtained a great job, that of a supervisor in a multinational firm on the age of twenty in his first interview itself.
Little question he was a good-looking individual. Added together with his personal luck, girls have been simply behind him. However he needed a pristine pure girl and after an extended search obtained married to Lakshmi. He was totally dissatisfied that he was not so fortunate in that side. She was not a contemporary lady fashionable, in his opinion. Little question she was lovely, however in no way attractive he anticipated from his spouse.
Secondly, she was not convent educated. She had studied solely as much as tenth commonplace in an area faculty.
Barring the primary week after their marriage, he didn’t present curiosity in having intercourse along with her.
Lakshmi didn’t perceive the explanation for his angle in the direction of her. Nevertheless she reconciled to the state of affairs stating that “even when the husband is a stone he’s the boss and grass leaf he’s the God” which is the frequent angle of home girls of South India.
Kumar was ready in New Delhi airport for the return flight to Mumbai. Sadly. His ticket was not confirmed. He simply fired his journey agent who booked a firstclass air-conditioned prepare ticket and so they rushed to the railway station.
The prepare was about to begin and he simply pushed in. He was accosted to his seat by the conductor with all respect.
The prepare began choosing up velocity when he eliminated his coat and had a look of the cabin.
My God! It appeared that good luck began smiling at him as soon as once more.
It was a coupe and the opposite occupant was a ‘blonde bonanza’. She prolonged a welcome smile at him and he began flying in air.
“Good day, I’m Hema” she prolonged her hand and in return Kumar launched himself and caught maintain of the hand.
For simply fifteen minutes they have been chit chatting and Kumar instructed “Excuse me, madam.” So saying, he opened his briefcase. He picked up first-class scotch bottle and two glass cups. He prolonged one to her and with out hesitation she took it.
The drink eliminated all of the hesitation. He hugged her with full power and he or she by no means objected to any transfer he made.
That evening he realised the that means of paradise. He obtained what all he missed together with his spouse Lakshmi.
Subsequent day after they parted with one another “Hema, please go away your handle to me”
“Sorry Sir, It’s one time affair. Let me be a part of my husband”
In Mumbai C.S.T station her husband was ready to obtain her. Kumar was shocked to see him. My God, completely no comparability!
He was unable to overlook her firm even after he reached workplace.
There was one other shock for him ready.
His boss Mr Sundar, M.D of the corporate referred to as him inside. When he entered he was taken without warning to see a really lovely dame sitting in entrance of him.
“Welcome Kumar. Please take your seat.” Then he instructed, “Meet my daughter Mala. She has simply returned from U.S. Shortly she will probably be taking up this firm”. Then, he turned in the direction of his daughter and instructed. “Mala, Kumar will introduce you to all of the nuances of this enterprise. He is aware of all of the ins and outs”
“Whether or not I present all of the ins and outs of enterprise, I’ll present the ins and outs of human intercourse” Kumar was planning the right way to conquer her.
He thought it was not a really tough factor for him. They discovered lot of privateness whereas visiting varied locations of Mumbai. They drank and danced collectively. They even had lengthy kisses. However for full intercourse she didn’t oblige.
“Mr Kumar. I do know that you’re already married. Until you give me the authorized standing of spouse I can’t enable to have intercourse with me”.
Kumar was prepared even to homicide his spouse Lakshmi. However he needed to do it in a really subtle approach that no one ought to suspect him. He was ready for the chance.
His luck opened one other completely new space of alternative for him. He was requested to go to New York for 2 years to work with their promoters. As per their firm guidelines solely married persons are eligible for such assignments. The corporate would deal with all their wants. They have been instructed to offer the medical reviews and preserve in readiness to begin.
Scenes moved quick. Kumar postponed his plans for murdering his spouse. Their medical examination was over in every week and he was ready for the report. Physician’s P.A knowledgeable him that it’d take ten minutes and he was requested to attend within the lounge.
The lounge seat was very comfy and he settled on it. Inside minutes, the reviews have been prepared and a junior physician introduced it to him. “I’m sorry Mr Kumar, your spouse can’t accompany you”
Kumar was unable to imagine his ears. “What! Am I going alone?” His coronary heart was leaping with pleasure. However with a man-made concern he requested, “What’s the cause Sir?”
“Sorry sir, She is contaminated with bone tuberculosis, a uncommon illness. She has to take rapid therapy”
“My God, My luck has began working” he was completely happy inwardly. His thoughts began to calculate instantly. “The gradual poisoning had its personal impact. Let her die right here itself. By some means or different I shall go to States. As soon as she dies, let me marry Mala with out worrying about others”. Just about he was flying in air.
“Mr Kumar” a nurse shook him to get up. My God! It was solely a dream in his half sleep.
“Mr Kumar, the senior physician needs to fulfill you”.
“Mr Kumar, please take your seat”, the senior provided him a seat after which continued, “Mr Kumar I’m very sorry to say this”
Kumar was anticipating what would observe. His luck is patronising him once more.
“Kumar, you can not go to U.S. I’m very sorry about this. However it’s a truth.”
“Why Sir?” Kumar was shocked.
“I’m sorry that YOU are contaminated HIV constructive. As per firm guidelines, you possibly can’t proceed of their service additionally due to your HIV contaminated standing”
Kumar was visibly shocked. After an extended pause, he requested, “Sir, cannot you keep away from reporting this to them and assist me in retaining the job?”
“I’m sorry Kumar, I’m paid closely by the corporate for this work, I’m their workers and never yours. I’ve to report my findings. I’m sorry, now you possibly can go”
Kumar obtained up completely dejected. Even at that pitiable stage, the satan in him requested the query, “Sir, my spouse?”
“She is completely O.Okay. Although she is your spouse, she will not be contaminated with HIV.”
Sure. Kumar didn’t have intercourse along with her for the final a number of years. “How did I get it?” Kumar was confused.
Instantly the flash got here. The prepare girl, with whom he had intercourse fortunately within the prepare. That was the explanation for an infection.
“Sir, Sorry to disturb you. Could I ask a couple of questions?”
Sure, however be temporary”
” Sir I used to be cheated by a really lovely lady. Might such a phenomenal lady have HIV?”
“Why not? HIV won’t have any exterior signs. I can present a whole lot of people who find themselves constructive however seem very good-looking and wholesome. I needn’t search anyplace, You’re a good-looking man, however now you’re HIV affected.”
“Sir”, Kumar w
as about to cry. “Sir, Have I misplaced all the things?”
“I will not say you misplaced each factor. You must take care that no opportunistic an infection like T.B attain you. For that you must dwell in a clear environment, breath recent air and inhale wholesome meals. It’s higher you admit your self in a great Ashram and begin taking therapy within the above style. There are a number of such Ashrams performed by AIDS specialists”
“Sir, lastly just one query. What about intercourse actions?”
“Positively, you possibly can have intercourse both together with your spouse or others. However one situation, you must by no means have un-protected intercourse. You must shield with a top quality condom. Do not have intercourse with unknown folks. They could have HIV an infection. Use of condom alone will keep away from unfold of the virus. Additionally you must by no means take to intoxicating drinks, which is able to induce to sin.”
Kumar got here out in a very upset temper.
LUCK won’t favour at all times. Even a single slip could finish in catastrophe.
Kumar didn’t need to obey any of the recommendation given by his doctor.
His physique was discovered ashore in marina seashore every week later.
The corporate was gracious sufficient to offer a job to his spouse Lakshmi.
After two years she obtained married to a colleague and inside a 12 months, she had a child boy.
The newborn was named KUMAR, in reminiscence of the poor man whose desires have been shattered by sheer dangerous luck, this time.