Acid and bom bs he s aid were thrown at cars alm os t

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Unformatted text preview: id and bom bs , he s aid, were thrown at cars alm os t every evening in that area. I was am azed. But I als o know as a fact that m y brother was blackm ailed to pay five rupees on a trum ped up charge when pas s ing in a car through one s uch locality. The s ituation is differently inhum an, but not a whit m ore hum an, am ong the well-to-do. Kindlines s for fellow hum an beings has been s m othered in them , taken as a clas s , by the arrogance of worldly pos ition, which am ong the Bengalis who s how this s nobbery is often only a third-clas s pos ition. 16. The word 'they' in the firs t s entence of the third paragraph refers to a . La rg e p a rtie s co n s is tin g o f ca s u a l a cq u a in ta n ce s a n d s tra n g e rs . b . In tima te me e tin g s o f o ld frie n d s . c. Ne w frie n d s . d . Bo th 1 & 2 . e .No t Atte mp te d 17. In this pas s age the author is es s entially a . s h o w in g h o w s h a llo w o u r s o cia l life is . b . p o kin g fu n a t th e lo w e r mid d le cla s s p e o p le w h o h o w l a t b e tte r o ff p e o p le ....
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