Lazing by the River Kali

4(15) “No, I’m not going white water rafting!”. I’d repeated that so many times at work, that I could have instead worn a t-shirt with that as a slogan. It’d been months since I’d taken a break from work and all I wanted wa a relaxing holiday, away from the hubbub of the city; preferably somewhere close to wildlife. I’d almost made up my mind to go alone, when my friend Manish offered to give me company. Now when I say “offered”