The two ends

December 21, 2006

Two headlines in the newspaper on the same day caught my eye.

1. “200 new millionaires to be born” – The moment WNS listed their stock on the exchange.

2. “5 day old baby sold for Rs.21” – The mother didnt have food to eat and the only way she could buy any food was by selling the only valuable thing she had – her baby.

Both are about making money.
Both are about getting richer.
Both are about people.

One is about dreams being realised. The other about dreams being shattered.


One comment

  1. That’s a thought. I like your analysis. But all we end up doing is making it into pretty poetry…all of us….sorry state of affairs, no?

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