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Sree Vijaykumar
Sree Vijaykumar
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American life is based on a reassurance that we like one another but won't violate one another's privacies. This makes it a land of small talk. Two people greet each other happily, with friendliness, but might know each other for years before venturing basic questions about each other's backgrounds. The opposite is true of Indians. At least three people I've sat next to on planes to and from India have asked me, within minutes, how much I earn as a writer (only to turn away in disappointment when I tell them). In the East, I've heard it said, there's intimacy without friendship; in the West, there's friendship without intimacy. Continue reading

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