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The Airbnb accommodation is way beyond their expectations. A pristine view, overlooking the stunning Mt. Edna and a radiant moon glistening in all its glory. The fine sheers, and the ornate furniture exude love and warmth.
Kaveri lies sprawled on the floral chaise, devouring the new Khaled Hosseini novel. Trisha sits by the window, a smug smile plastered over her delicate features. She sips on her Pinot Noir, while wishing upon a falling star.
Meanwhile, Section 377* is revoked in India; a glorious day indeed. The shackles have been finally broken. They can both now return home amidst acceptance. Hopefully.
Word Count: 100 words
*Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code is a section of the Indian Penal Code introduced in 1861 during the British rule of India. It criminalised sexual activities “against the order of nature”, defining gay sex as an unnatural offence.
Yesterday, 7 September 2018, the Supreme Court of India decriminalised and abolished #section377.
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