The Light Of Her Life
The Light Of Her Life1 min 186 1 min 186
Girija writhed in pain seconds before she could hear the wail of her newborn. She held her daughter and kissed her for the first time. This was the moment she had been longing for. The baby meant the world to her.
Months ago, she told her mother in law to reheat the meal for her husband as she had to go to the hospital. When she returned, she found her husband and mother in law charred to death. On records, the nature of death was stated as accidental LPG Blast.
That day Girija had made the right decision, she thought aborting their life would be a wiser choice rather than succumbing to their pressure of selective abortion.
Girija held her little bundle of joy and called her “Chamundeshwari”.