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A Short Walk In The Hindu Kush

Even the most casual remarks let drop by this remarkable people had the impact of a sledgehammer. Tū tōtt baglo piltiā. ‘Thy father fell into the river.’ I non angur ai; tū tā duts angur ai. ‘I have nine fingers; you have ten.’ Ōr manchī aiyo; buri aīsh kutt. ‘A dwarf has come to ask for food.’ And Iā chitt bitto tū jārlom, ‘I have an intention to kill you’, to which the reply came pat, Tū bilugh lē bidiwā manchī assish, ‘You are a very kind-hearted man.’

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And the words enveloped him like an unrecognisable fart, saying: yes, oh yes, this is you, this is...

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To Xan’s dark-adapting eye the faceless waiter now looked implausibly young: he seemed about...

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Clint said, ‘The big news climatewise, they’re saying, is the Ice Age. Which is coming...