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A fight that's going to cost me

Kishore Singh writes about family feuds that often leads to coming out of the domestic turf blooded and bruised

Kishore Singh  |  New Delhi 

Kishore Singh

Being a passionate, full-blooded, quick-to-temper family, I am not ashamed to admit that our domestic scraps can be fierce, acerbic and intemperate. Peace is equally quick to reign, but during the midst of a skirmish simmering rages can erupt and explode with unexpected consequences.

For most part we get by, but when it occurs, bystanders are just as likely to be scathed by their intensity and closeness. In the early years, I would maintain a stiff upper lip, but it was wasted on the natives who inhabit our home, who thought I was chickening out. I don’t like being labelled a wuss ...

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First Published: Fri, November 29 2019. 21:38 IST
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