A village is a place full of peasant farmers.
Not this Village.
This is the place where an adopted daughter abandoned her father, where a band of unemployed youngsters caused the death of a monk, and where a barefoot doctor controlled a national network of illegal adoptions.
And so much more.
The Village is a microcosm of the Country, where:
The intellectually disabled are pushed around and left for dead;
The pursuit of religious enlightenment is squashed like a bug;
One policy leads to seven drastically different, yet equally devastating, outcomes;
The challengers to the status quo are silenced permanently;
The despairing victims resort to extreme measures to get their grievances heard;
And so much more . . .
But, like Marco Polo said about the Country, “I did not write half of what I saw, for I knew I would not be believed.”
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