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No quarrel with that. Save that histories are contentious and invariably incomplete, and historians are partisan. My discomfort with Bhatia’s incomplete telling of this history is also oddly convenient, as my interest in Indian rock bubbles up in the very places where his account trails off.
“No smoking. Absolutely no smoking!” warned our pilot, pointing at the propane jets. “If you light up, we will all die.”
He squeezed a lever above his head and four blue nozzles spat yellow-white tongues of flame into the innards of the balloon. Air, heated on the go, was food for the balloon. Our sustenance and stay on this ride.
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