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My calf. ’ ‘I will remember you for this, Dhari. ’ ‘Savage! ’ He spat out the hibiscus leaf on to a flowerbed. ‘I just wanted to tell you that these wicked men will come again. ’ There was no one Bipti could ask for help. She distrusted the police, and Raghu had no friends. Moreover, she didn’t know who might be in league with Dhari. That night they gathered all Raghu’s sticks and cutlasses and waited. Mr Biswas closed his eyes and listened, but as the hours passed he found it hard to remain alert.
The oil rippled, clear amber, broke up the reflection of Mr Biswas’s face, already distorted with rage, and the viewing was over. A few days later Bipti and her children returned home. And there Mr Biswas’s importance steadily diminished. The time came when even the daily massage ceased. But he still carried weight. They never forgot that he was an unlucky child and that his sneeze was particularly unlucky. Mr Biswas caught cold easily and in the rainy season threatened his family with destitution.
But that is excellent. Excellent. Mohun. I couldn’t have chosen better myself. ’ His eyes softened at the thought of the legend and for a moment he appeared to forget Bissoondaye and Mr Biswas. From the knot at the end of her veil Bissoondaye took out a florin and offered it to the pundit, mumbling her regret that she could not give more. The pundit said that she had done her best and was not to worry. In fact he was pleased; he had expected less. * Mr Biswas lost his sixth finger before he was nine days old.