Just Plain Bad Luck by Vibha Batra, Taniya Sachdeva, Subhojit Sanyal, Rajee

By Vibha Batra, Taniya Sachdeva, Subhojit Sanyal, Rajee Singhania, Uttara Talapatra

Have you ever had the sensation that anything sinister goes to take place? after which you shake your head and chide your self for being paranoid. you may be correct, you know... Uttara, Vibha, Rajee, Taniya and Subhojit inform you how, simply how improper issues can pass, for all times definitely is unpredictable. And if anything can get it wrong, it's going to - on the such a lot inopportune time.

Buried alive in a coffin by means of one you may by no means wager, revenge of individuals you considered lengthy useless, hypnotist birds who carry your lifestyles of their arms, early life misplaced by the hands of an abusive sect of fans, jealous buddies, jinxed souls, premonitions, curious cats and much more of the darkish global that exists besides the light and the flowers.

But via this hour of darkness darkish, shine tiny sparks of wish, sometimes... imagine you could seize them and make a brilliant glow ahead of they die down? Don't be so certain.

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Sure, we got a prem ium . Sure, the two of us will make good money the next three months. I get a thousand marks out o f it, if you want to know. And what o f it? Is material incentive perhaps nothing to us comrades? Everything would have been all right if the two of them had shared their prem ium s, had shut their mouths with a few bottles o f beer. But no more of that! shouts Willy. N o more o f that old leveling m ania. And we’ll buy a round at the next brigade evening. In the division, this had given rise to the insidious question: Are you a C om m unist or an egotist?

T h e Party leadership intend to put up our picture on the “ Street o f the Best" on the occasion o f the Day o f the Republic. W ho advises against it? C om rade P .! Explicit enough for you? Perhaps I'm allowed to say som ething as well, de­ m ands P. You're welcome to, says Willy. Just one more thing: the work is at stake. T his is about the work and not whether I don’t like your face or you don’t like mine. Every­ one here at the table remembers P. 's statement from a time when W illy was new in the brigade, along with his “ de­ clining cadre developm ent": He or I, that’s the question.

T he holdup in production has apparently been overcome. My relief comes too early. Willy does not notice me at first. I watch him work­ ing with his new m achine for the preparation of pressure frames. , his brigadier, have developed this simple but practical m achine and handed it in as a suggestion for improvement. By using it they save half the time needed for this operation. There has been talk behind their backs in the factory, bad blood has been bred. Today I shall learn what is really the matter.

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