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By Anand Panwalker

Indian households arrived in East Africa at a time whilst the British governed a lot of the realm. They begun from scratch, helped construct the infrastructure of the hot international locations they settled in and sometimes fought for his or her freedom. yet ancient tensions and the colour in their pores and skin made it very unlikely for them to reside there in peace. Overcoming many limitations, they fled to unfastened countries around the globe once more dealing with the demanding situations of creating new lives for themselves and their little ones.
The writer, a made from the union of 2 immigrant households, tells the tale of his personal turbulent lifestyles from a private and old standpoint. He believes that each man or woman, at one time or one other, has turn into embroiled within the tensions among race and colour; that there's the opportunity of solid and evil in every one people, simply ready to specific itself.
This is a narrative of fight and luck, pleasure and sorrow, solid and evil; a narrative of triumphs, trials and tribulation on 4 continents; of persistence and braveness; of affection and melancholy. eventually, it's a love tale- of the author’s love affair together with his kinfolk, with Kenya, the land of his start, with India, the land of his ancestors and the U.S., a country which gave him guard, wish and braveness and the place courageous, variety and simply humans live.

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