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blog 198: killing with chemistry

By fading dusk we were outside in the moonlight gilded wilderness outside of Jaipur. I pulled on a rubber laboratory suit, gloves, and visor with thick glass inset such as metallurgists use. Then Ram Singh then helped me into a … Continue reading

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blog 197: getting the narasingha to attack will not be the problem

Ram Singh used the priest’s horse to gallop for help. Soon he was back with the German doctor. “Evolutionary detour” I explained. “India! I knew I vould see strange things!” the German said as he set and bandage the wounded … Continue reading

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blog 195: just like a sphinx to get into trouble!

“John!” Ram Singh howled. “It is gone! The dynasty will fall!” “Only if we cannot get it back!” I said. “And you knew it was gone!” “Yes.” “How? How?” “Who is missing?” “What?” “Who is missing? Since I have come … Continue reading

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blog 194: the narasingha skin was gone!

“There two ways to reach it because there is a maze of tunnels. Part of those tunnels were used to become part of the underground water aqueduct system that ties Maota to Sagar and the forts to the city. Originally … Continue reading

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blog 193: how did you find out?

It was a nasty concussion. I drifted in and out of blurry nightmares and finally insisted the doctor stop giving morphine. “My dreams are too fertile as is without morphine adding to their intensity” I explained. He held up some … Continue reading

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blog 192: a visit by a manticore

I woke. The hospital was quiet, still, dim, lite only by moonlight showering through the windows. Mosquito nets hung ghostly. Everyone was asleep. My head ached. I felt very daffy. As if drunk. A man was standing in the doorway … Continue reading

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