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It became a landmark for its early depiction of sex, still a taboo in modern Indian literaturelet alone Urdu literature. Anonymous February 19, at 7: Zara December 20, at Tea was lihhaf on a tripod next to her. And her hair-parting which was never crooked was a tangled mess.

During her body massage she sent for me repeatedly. Long hair covered her temples.

Is it possible for someone to post an English transliteration of this novel? She knew that left alone in the house I would novell with my brothers or roam around. I had got so terrified of Begum Jaan that I spent the whole day in the company of maids. She was breathing heavily and her face looked pale and dull. The frail, beautiful Begum wasted away in anguished loneliness.


Lihaaf [ The Quilt] Ismat Chughtai

Her eyes were black and the elegantly-plucked eyebrows seemed like two bows spreading over the demure eyes. Perched on the couch she was always massaging some part of her body or the other. Literary Radicalism in India: It was Rabbu who rescued her from the fall.

At times I lihar hardly bear it — the sight of Rabbu massaging or rubbing at all hours. Begum Jaan had decked herself up elaborately and perfumed herself with the warm scent of attars.

Rabbo is a servant girl who is not so pretty but very deft with her hands. I stretched my leg nervously to the other side of the bed to grope for the switch and turned it on.

I was really liha. Her face was scarred by small- pox. When I first saw Begum Jaan she was around forty. That sets my mind racing into the labyrinth of times past. Begum Jaan would have glimpses of them in their perfumed, flimsy shirts and feel as though she was being raked over burning embers! Abdul Saboor November 29, at 9: Her hair was black and always bathed in oil.


Unknown August 25, at Her cheeks began to glow and she blossomed in beauty. It was evening and the room was getting enveloped in darkness. Jacquelyn August 15, at 1: The doors would be closed, the braziers would be lit and then the session began.

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lihaff Ahmad Safi 3 Dr. I was scared and got back to sleep. Her outspoken and controversial style of writing made her the passionate voice for the unheard, and she has become an inspiration for the younger generation of writers, readers and intellectuals.