'I think Shanta is more suitable,' Ashok Mama said, putting another bidi in his mouth and fumbling with a matchbox. If that was his uncle's opinion, Vishnu thought, Shanta it would have to be. He was not in a position to oppose Mama's wishes. Besides, he could think of no objections to Shanta.
Ezekiel, Nissim, Smoke, Kunapipi, 6(2), 1984.